A COVID-19 memorial ceremony for the community

Robin Bradshaw
Alice Echo News Journal
Alice COVID-19 Memorial at Anderson Park

City of Alice will hold a memorial ceremony to honor those lost to COVID-19 and their families in the area.

The ornaments for the memorial will be located at the Alice Public Library and at the Alice Municipal Golf Course. They can also be picked up by calling Alice Mayor Cynthia Carrasco at 361-227-5353.

A fence at the park will include ornaments as personal memorials of names and sentiments for those   who lost their lives during the pandemic. 

"I would like to invite the public to this event because so many of us in the community have been touched by the effects of the pandemic. This will be a special event to honor the lives lost and be in support of one another," Carrasco said. 

Information: 

When: Sunday, Sept.19 at 6:30 p.m. 

Where: Anderson Park located at 2290 N. Texas Blvd. Alice, TX 78332.

Contact: City of Alice 361-668-7210