PHOTOS: Memorial Day tributes honor fallen service members

Memorial Day was marked on Monday throughout the Chicago area with events such as a wreath-laying ceremony in Grant Park in Chicago.

The events sought to remember and honor fallen service men and women and thank those who returned from combat.

Parades were held in several communities, including Arlington Heights, Glenview, Naperville, Wilmette, Plainfield and Aurora.
Related topics:
memorial day
Copyright © 2019 WLS-TV. All Rights Reserved.