Military personnel holding a folded US flag

 

The Kennedy-Anderson Funeral Home is a part of the “Retire Your Flag Program.” This program takes old American flags and cremates them with U.S. veterans.

 

This is a way to honor military personnel for their service. Families of the veterans receive a piece of the flag to keep.

 

To read the full article by Maggie Smolka in WTAJ, click here.