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Memorial Day
A Time for Remembrance and Celebration

How do you Celebrate Memorial Day?

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Every year, on the last Monday in May, Americans gather to honor the memory of the brave men and women who gave their lives in the service of their nation. Memorial Day, as it is known, is not simply a day for barbecues and beach trips; it’s a solemn occasion imbued with reverence, respect, and remembrance. However, it’s also a day that can be celebrated with joy, unity, and gratitude.

Memorial Day’s origin traces back to the post-Civil War era, originally known as Decoration Day, a time when people adorned the graves of fallen soldiers with flowers. Over the years, it evolved into Memorial Day, a federally recognized holiday that allows us to pay our respects to all those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country’s freedom and peace.

This Memorial Day, as we navigate our way through the solemnity and celebration, it is important to remember the core purpose of this holiday – honoring those who’ve died in service to our nation. Here are a few ways we can commemorate Memorial Day:

Reflect and Remember: At 3 pm local time on Memorial Day, a national moment of remembrance takes place. Wherever you are, pause for a minute to reflect on the cost of freedom and pay tribute to those who’ve paid it. Visit a local memorial or cemetery and take a moment to appreciate the enormity of the sacrifice made by so many.

Educate and Enlighten: Share stories of heroism and sacrifice with the younger generation. Encourage them to write letters or draw pictures for veterans, instilling in them a sense of gratitude and respect for those who serve. Exploring documentaries, books, and museums on the country’s military history can also be a powerful way of honoring the day.

Celebrate with Gratitude: While Memorial Day carries a serious tone, it is also a day of gratitude, unity, and community spirit. Celebrate the freedoms and privileges we enjoy because of the brave by hosting or attending a barbecue, picnic, or parade. Enjoy the fellowship of loved ones and community members, but keep the memory of our fallen heroes alive in conversations and toasts.

Volunteer: There are many ways to make a positive impact on Memorial Day. Volunteering for a local veterans’ organization or participating in a charity event is a way to give back and express our gratitude.

Fly the Flag: Displaying the American flag is a potent symbol of pride and gratitude. On Memorial Day, the flag is quickly raised to the top of the staff, then solemnly lowered to half-staff position, where it remains until noon. It is then raised to full-staff for the rest of the day.

In essence, Memorial Day is a blend of somber reflection and spirited celebration. It’s a day to honor the past, appreciate the present, and instill a sense of pride and responsibility for the future. So, as we head to picnics and parades, let’s pause, reflect, and celebrate with a renewed sense of appreciation for those who’ve made our freedom possible.

As a veteran myself, it’s a personal honor to extend exclusive, year-round discounts on all new equipment purchases and services to our fellow active-duty service members, veterans, and first responders, our humble token of gratitude for their selfless dedication to service.

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About Fry Heating & Cooling: A fully licensed and certified contractor in the Heating, Cooling, and Plumbing industry, ardently adheres to a Christ-centric organizational philosophy. Our faith-based foundation guides us in every aspect of our operations, driving us to serve our regional market with dedication, compassion, and integrity. We are steadfast in our commitment to providing Fast, Friendly, and Fair services to all our clients, ensuring prompt responsiveness, exceptional customer engagement, and equitable pricing. Our standards of professionalism and goodwill reflect our aspiration to honor our faith in our daily conduct, while exceeding the expectations of our customers.

At Fry Heating & Cooling, our team of certified technicians specializes in a comprehensive range of HVAC, plumbing, and commercial RTU services, including installation, repair, and maintenance of air conditioning systems, furnaces, heat pumps, indoor air quality products, plumbing systems, commercial rooftop units and generators. With a legacy of excellence and a commitment to customer satisfaction, we are your one-stop solution for all your indoor comfort needs.

Fry Heating & Cooling is proud to service the top 10 residential HVAC OEMs delivering unparalleled customer satisfaction and industry-leading expertise. As a premier HVAC contractor, we specialize in servicing and installing top-rated brands such as CarrierTrane, Lennox, Goodman, RheemYork, Daikin, American Standard, Bryant, and Amana. 

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