Sauk Valley

Honor Flight gives plaque to owners and employees of Wiersema Charter Service

Service plaque received by Wiersema Charter Service employees and owner Larry Wiersema

MORRISON – Larry Wiersema, owner and operator of Wiersema Charter Service, and his employees received a service plaque from the Whiteside County Honor Flight Committee on July 1.

The plaque was presented by Gary M. Farral of the Whiteside County Honor Flight Committee to recognize the many years veterans were provided free charter service to the airport.

Honor Flight is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to transporting U.S. military veterans to Washington, D.C., at no cost to see the memorials of their respective wars.