Aleta Weiss amid military display in Willshire store. (Photo provided)
Among area Memorial Day events is the military exhibit in Willshire, Ohio.â€¨ In its third year, store owners Bill and Aleta Weiss have completely transformed the entire Willshire Home Furnishings store, at 318 State Street in downtown Willshire, into a military museum to bring to the public an exhibit that will offer endless lessons in history, a news release said.
The store will not be open for business; rather, its doors will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday to pay special tribute to veterans past and present, the news release said.
At 1 p.m. on Mernorial Day, the public is invited to meet at Willshire Park and for performances with local singer and songwriter John Brodbeck and other special guests.Refreshments will be available.â€¨ Further details in today's print and e-editions.