After years at the local VFW, the Memory Tree of Lights ceremony took place at Mayo Clinic Health System in St. James for the first time Sunday.

During the program, which is sponsored by the MCHS Hospice, there were readings, a message from chaplain Lyla Klee, and musical selections from Prism. The indoor tree was festooned with angels, and the two trees outside the hospital were lit.

For the rest of this story, and a photo, please see the November 20 print edition of the St. James Plaindealer.