Frank Taylor, 83, a Navy veteran who served 30 years in the Navy after joining in 1947, is given an award of honor by Bill Douglas, a chaplain with Crossroads Hospice. Taylor was among the 21 military veterans, all residents at the Four Seasons Living Center, who were recognized for their service to the country by representatives from the hospice.
Chaplain Bill Douglas, with the Crossroads Hospice satellite office in Warrensburg, addresses a group of veterans, their family and friends, during a reception Wednesday at the Four Season Living Center, off state Route TT.
Kathy Decker, a provider relations coordinator for Crossroads Hospice, gives an American flag to Loren Kaden, 79, an Army mechanic who served during the Korean War. Members of the hospice also plan to honor veterans at the Sylvia G. Thompson Residence Cen