Annual Fishermen's Memorial Blessing

The annual Blessing of the Fleet and Dedication of Names will be held at 10 a.m. on May 3 at the Alaska Commercial Fishermen’s Memorial.

The names that will be added to the wall will be Daniel Glass, Jim McCormick, James Jensen, Peter Wright, John Clauson and Elizabeth Clauson.

Lt. Gov. Mead will be the speaker and Rev. Gordon Blue will be doing the blessing.

The Twished Fish will host the free brunch and reception following the ceremony. Fishing vessels participating in the Blessing should gather in front of the Memorial at 10 a.m. and tune to VHF Channel 10 for directions. Flowers will be available to lay on the water or the Memorial.

For more information, contact Bruce Weyhrauch, 723-4725.

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