Village Preparing to Honor Military


Lt. Cpl. Brian Wiley with Mayor John Ostenburg and Judith Lancaster is recognized in September 2007. (Photo: ENEWSPF)

Park Forest, IL–(ENEWSPF)– The Village of Park Forest is currently seeking the names and addresses of local military personnel currently serving overseas, to receive packaged donations from Park Forest residents.

If you are a Park Forest resident and have a family member from your household currently deployed or if you have recently returned from a tour of duty, please call Judi Lancaster at 708-283-5608 or stop by the Manager’s Office at Village Hall, 350 Victory Drive.

The Village will recognize all Park Forest residents that are serving or have served in recent conflicts (Kuwait, Bosnia, Afghanistan, and Iraq) at a Veteran’s Celebration scheduled for Monday, November 10th at 7:00 pm. The Village encourages all veterans to attend the service and be recognized for their contributions to our country.