Welcome a Mokena Soldier Home on Saturday
Here's how to join Saturday's welcome home ceremony for U.S. Army Specialist Michael Schatzman, returning from Afghanistan.
Who: U.S. Army Specialist Michael Schatzman, returning from a one-year overseas deployment this weekend.
What: Welcome home ceremony will begin at Peace Community Church, 21300 S. LaGrange Road in Frankfort, where there will be a flag line and a brief "meet and greet." An escorted procession will go to the Mokena VFW, 19852 S. Wolf Road. Another flag line welcome at the VFW will be followed by a celebration and presentations.
When: Saturday, Feb. 4. To participate in the flag line, welcome and escort, arrive at the church no later than 3:45 p.m. To join for the flag line welcome at the VFW, arrive at the VFW no later than 4:10 p.m.
Let's welcome Schatzman home as only Mokena can!