Memorial Day celebrated in Dupont Borough

Military trucks drive down Main Steet in Dupont during the town’s annual Memorial Day Parade. - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Lucas, 7, and Lennon Lokuta, 4, of Dupont, go after candy during the Memorial Day Parade. - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Emilia Rose, 5, of Dupont walks in the Dupont Memorial Day Parade ready to hand out American flags. - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Emmy, 5, and Cole, 8, Mangold, of Dupont, ride in the Dupont fire truck and wave as they participate in the Annual Memorial Day parade. - - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Zachery Milewski, 3, of West Wyoming sits with his dad Steven and waves his flag as the Memorial Day Parade marches past him. - - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Jason Lokuta, 4, of Pittston, picks up candy during Dupont’s Memorial Day parade. - - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch
Dupont’s vintage fire truck drives down Main Street during the town’s Annual Memorial Day Parade. - - Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

DUPONT — Mother Nature cooperated for Memorial Day Parades this year and the one in the borough was a huge success. The parade started on Main Street, went around to Chestnut Street and concluded at the borough building where a short ceremony was conducted. Refreshments were served after the ceremony for children at the fir hall and for adults at the VFW.

Military trucks drive down Main Steet in Dupont during the town’s annual Memorial Day Parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont1.jpgMilitary trucks drive down Main Steet in Dupont during the town’s annual Memorial Day Parade. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Lucas, 7, and Lennon Lokuta, 4, of Dupont, go after candy during the Memorial Day Parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont2.jpgLucas, 7, and Lennon Lokuta, 4, of Dupont, go after candy during the Memorial Day Parade. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Emilia Rose, 5, of Dupont walks in the Dupont Memorial Day Parade ready to hand out American flags.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont3.jpgEmilia Rose, 5, of Dupont walks in the Dupont Memorial Day Parade ready to hand out American flags. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Emmy, 5, and Cole, 8, Mangold, of Dupont, ride in the Dupont fire truck and wave as they participate in the Annual Memorial Day parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont4.jpgEmmy, 5, and Cole, 8, Mangold, of Dupont, ride in the Dupont fire truck and wave as they participate in the Annual Memorial Day parade. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Zachery Milewski, 3, of West Wyoming sits with his dad Steven and waves his flag as the Memorial Day Parade marches past him.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont5.jpgZachery Milewski, 3, of West Wyoming sits with his dad Steven and waves his flag as the Memorial Day Parade marches past him. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Jason Lokuta, 4, of Pittston, picks up candy during Dupont’s Memorial Day parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont6.jpgJason Lokuta, 4, of Pittston, picks up candy during Dupont’s Memorial Day parade. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch

Dupont’s vintage fire truck drives down Main Street during the town’s Annual Memorial Day Parade.
https://www.psdispatch.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/web1_Dupont7.jpgDupont’s vintage fire truck drives down Main Street during the town’s Annual Memorial Day Parade. Amanda Hrycyna | For Sunday Dispatch