Timon celebrates and remembers alumni veterans

Posted at 10:31 AM, Nov 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-09 10:31:40-05

Bishop Timon-St. Jude High School is honoring its alumni who are veterans during its 70th Anniversary celebration.

The school will host a Celebration of Remembrance on Wednesday for those who served in the nation's armed forces. Larry Astek, a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and Commandant of the Maritime Charter School, will be the Master of Ceremonies.

Maritime Academy students will make up the color guard.

A Timon Class of '64 alum, Steve Banko, a decorated combat veteran of the Vietnam War, will be the keynote speaker.

The Timon Chorus will also be featured in the program.