Word of the Day: Memorial

məˈmôrēəl/

1. noun: an object, institution, or custom established in memory of a person or event

Letters are among the most significant memorial a person can leave behind them.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, 1749 – 1832

2. adjective: intending to commemorate a person or thing

example: memorial service

We hope you have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day weekend. We are grateful for the men and women who have given their lives in service of our country.

The willingness of America’s veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.” Jeff Miller, 1959 –