|May, 2022||show full year||Close|
|Event:||Memorial Day Parade|
|Date:||May 30th, 2022.|
On Monday, May 30, 2022, an observance will be held at the Elm Grove Cemetery located in Poquonock beginning at 8:00 AM followed by a ceremony at Veteran’s Cemetery at 9:00 AM. Following the ceremony at Veteran’s Cemetery, the Memorial Day Parade will proceed to Windsor Town Hall via Poquonock Avenue. The parade usually arrives in the center of town between 9:45 AM and 10:00 AM. The 10:00 AM ceremony at town hall will include a special flag ceremony performed by members of Windsor scouting.
This year’s Parade Marshal Windsor resident Steve Porcaro. Steve served in Navy Medicine as a Hospital Corpsman, Surgical Technologist, and First Assistant in the United States Navy from 1982 – 1988. During that time, he was stationed at Great Lakes, IL, Oakland, CA, and Groton, CT. He is originally from Medford MA and moved to Windsor after leaving the service. He lives in Windsor with his wife and his three sons who attended Windsor Public Schools before becoming active duty United States Marines. He volunteers in the community with Boy Scout Troop 203, the Windsor Historical Society, and with local veteran’s groups including, Gray-Dickinson Post 59 – The American Legion, Peter P. Monaco Jr. Detachment 40, Marine Corps League, Open Doors Outdoors, and the Eastern Connecticut Veteran’s Center. In addition, he serves on the Board of Directors for Windsor Community Television, and the Windsor Chamber of Commerce.
In case of rain, one single ceremony is held at 10:00 AM in the Town Hall Council Chambers. Contact Enita Jubrey at 860-285-1835 with any other questions.