Aegis on Madison celebrated Veterans Day with music, the assisted living facility’s new choir, poems and patriotism.
Starting the festivities were The Jewel Tones, a harmony group who sang classic favorites, followed by a poetry reading and songs from the Aegis on Madison choir.
Eighteen veterans were recognized for their service with pins and words of thanks. They were:
Chuck Aftoora, Army;
Dr. Ed Barker, medic;
George Eggler, Army;
George Gilman, Army;
Steve Kelly, ROTC;
Steve Kiesow, Navy;
Mas Koba, Navy;
Aileen McGinis, Boeing 1042;
Norman Olson, Boeing aircraft photographer;
Leon Pope, Navy;
David Prongay, Navy;
Roy Prosterman, Air Force Reserve;
Joe Quinn, Army;
Jannie Rood, Red Cross Auxiliary Europe;
Lou Satz, Army;
Dr. David Swan, National Guard;
Stephen Warner, Army;
Aegis Living Madison staff D’Andre Valentine, Navy wellness nurse.