On Monday May 30, 2022 Westborough gathered to commemorate those that gave their lives in the armed forces.
After a hiatus of 2 years due to Covid, Westborough will celebrated Memorial Day 2022 with a full parade of over 20 units culminating with a ceremony at the Forbes Memorial Building.
Sponsored by the Veterans Services Department and the Veterans Advisory Board, the celebration featured marching bands, veterans and civic groups, floats, and a series of military vehicles.
Ken Ferrera, retired Veterans Service Officer for Westborough, served as Grand Marshall for the parade. Representatives of state and town government, clergy from town churches, and Westborough Police, Fire, and School music groups participated as well.
Ceremonies at Veterans Minuteman Park, St Luke’s Cemetery, and Pine Grove Cemetery were conducted prior to the parade which formed on South Street and proceed down South Street (with a stop at Midland Cemetery) through the rotary and to the Forbes Municipal Building for the beginning of