After decorating the grave of their father, Bob O’Brien, sisters Karen Grissom of Blue Springs, Mo., left, and Kathy Johnson of Lee’s Summit, Mo., pause for a moment of reflection on Friday at Woodlawn Cemetery in Independence, Mo. The women said their father died on April 11. Independence will have a Memorial Day parade at 11:30 a.m. Monday beginning at Walnut and Osage/Keith Myers, AP Photo.
DFO: I’m not staging a cutline contest this weekend. But I wanted to run this wonderful AP photo by Keith Myers past you. Enjoy yourselves. And remember the vets and those in your family who are no longer here.