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Sunday Salute: Memorial Day

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In honor of Memorial Day we asked you, our viewers, to post a few words to our NTV Facebook page honoring our veterans, current members of the military and those who have given their lives serving our country.

Here is what you had to say:

Charlotte Burr Myrick: "My dad, Roy C Burr... Army WW11 veteran, deceased... My husband, Jim Myrick... Viet Nam, Army and our son (in law) Jeff Krupp, Army infantry, Afganistan, currently stationed in Germany. I salute and love them all."

Lori McCammon O'Brien: "Dale McCammon and his brother, Benjamin McCammon, both in the US Navy, World War II"

Nancy McCammon Hansen: "I second Lori McCammon O'Brien on that!"

Kathy J Peterson: "A Salute to my son Kyle who is currently serving and to my daughter Kindra and son in law Dustin who have served. Thank you to ALL of our Military for their dedicated service to our country. God Bless you all."

Lori Weed Skarka: "Honoring LT Kellen Skarka, Marine Corps. Recently returned from Afghanistan and stationed at Camp Pendleton CA. Thank you Son for continuing our proud family heritage of defending our great nation."

Jeff Haight: "I've been in the Army since 1986, spoke about how great it was to Linda Tarango- Griess. She joined and was the first Nebraska woman killed in Iraq July 11 2004. Her leadership is missed."

Carol Simeon: "To our son, Roger John Silvrants, who stayed a Marine to his last breath by donating organs and tissue after a fatal accident in civilian life, 1/14/13. You are loved!"

Shelley Presnell-Tournor: "Son in law, still serving, Joshua Ommert."

Julie Grabill: "Honoring MA Jordan Grabill actively serving in Afghanistan. Thank you for serving our great country! We know you love your job and take great pride in it! May God watch over you! Love Dad, Mom, Jenna, Jaydn and Joslyn."

Sheena McPeek: "My boyfriend's sister Kelly Heike who is in the United States Air Force and is currently in Guam. We are all proud of you and miss you."

Brandi Baxter: "A brother-in-law Eric Baxter is also a Marine veteran."

Katheryn Noziska: "We love and miss u 1st LT mark Noziska never let em see u sweat loving brother uncle and godfather and thank u to all millitary personnel past and present."

Mona Fassler: "Brandon Smith. My son: My dad Milton Smith Sr , my two brothers Milton Smith Jr and Jeffrey Smith all Army Veterans. So proud of them and all our Military!"

Kimberly Kay Wear: "Alexander Wear and Trevor Barnes. Thank you."

Kodi Bucy: "My husband' s uncles Walter Spieker serving in the US Marines, Myron Bucy serving Us Airforce Retired, Darrell Bucy serving Us Airforce and Air National Guard .... Thank-you for your service!"

Kodi Bucy: "In memory of my husband' s grandfather Oscar Bucy serving in WWII US Navy."

Kodi Bucy: "In memory of my grandfather Wilber Dempcy serving in WWII US Navy, and in memory of my Uncle Roger Dempcy serving in Vietnam Us Army."

Anteshia Royle: "Lieutenant Colonel Ross Finley from Kearney."

Mary Lynne Poole Ellis: "My daddy David Poole served in the US Navy and now son in law Justin B Daugherty currently serving in US NAVY and soon to move to San Diego where Dave was stationed. Love and hugs to both."

Jason Duryea: "Thank you to flynn and robin duryea baker for serving."

Irene Mercer: "My Dad, Lee Nielsen WWII,Eugene Nielsen killed by a kamikaze WWII,Barney Nielsen WWII."

Julie Rothfuss: "My wonderful dad, Bud Owens WW2 vet from Arcadia, NE; my husband, Kent Rothfuss, 20 years in Air Force, my son Justin Gydesen, 2 tours in Kuwaitt and still active in the National guard, my son Kyle Gydesen, one tour in Kuwait and still serving in the Army reserves, and my two nephews Dusty & Waylon Owens. I am so proud of all you and thank you for your willingness to serve and protect."

Nicole Clements: "My late great-grandfather, David Shively, fought in WWII and was a POW. My fiance, Seth Zeller, is a Navy veteran. God Bless our military!"

Debbie Jacobsen: "My son Randy Jacobsen, active military been in both Iraq and Afghanistan. My son, Gary Jacobsen, active military has been in Afghanistan. My brother in law, Wayne Bates, veteran of the initial Operation Desert Storm. My dad, William Davis was in WWII."

Joyce Voigt: "Lloyd Even Voigt. Korean War. 1931 - 2012. And his brothers and brothers-in law."

Janet Callahan: "Shout out to my son Justin Geiser proudly serves in the US Navy was on the last deployment aboard USS Enterprise aircraft carrier ship is now being decommissioned after 50 years of service proud of you and miss you. My Son....My Sailor ..... My Hero !!!!!!!!"

Abuela Joleen: "I would also like to add 'ALL OF THE VETERANS' at the Nebraska Veterans' Home."

Timothy Lowe: "Sam Fries currently in Afghanistan!"

Abuela Joleen: "Lynn Jay Weiser ... My Step Brother."

Abuela Joleen: "David DeLeon ... My Nephew."

Abuela Joleen: "George Kamper ... My Dad."

Amber Marie Salmon: "To my gpa danny salmon. Thank you for serving our country. We enjoy havin you in the family. Served in germany. 1961-1964."

Troy Noziska: "1LT Mark Noziska 10/15/1985 - 08/30/2010"

Lisa Hernandez Cohen: "Harold Marvin Wagner US Army 1942-1946 fought in WWII."

Brandi Baxter: "My husband Jesse Baxter is Army Veteran an my brother-in-law Derrick Sova is a Marine veteran my father-in-law John Baxter, Sr. Is also a Army veteran so the US military has seen a lot to many to lisr them all that have served an we r proud of everyone of them who has given the ultimate sac."

Tiffany Kimbrough: "My wonderful Brother Aaron Dougherty of Oklahoma City that just served a tour in Afghanistan, Trevor Dougherty for serving in Cuba and now the disaster in Oklahoma were so proud of you guys, thanks for all you do.  love your sis Tiffany, Ron and little nephew Izaik pronounced Issac."

Thank you to all of our past and present members of the military.

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