Sen. Casperson welcomes Escanaba veteran to the Capitol

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, (right) welcomed World War II veteran John D’Antonio, sergeant first class, to the Michigan Capitol Thursday.

D’Antonio and other veterans from around the state were invited to the Senate floor as part of the Annual Senate Memorial Day Service, where colors are presented and lawmakers recognize the men and women who have lost their lives in the service of our country.

D’Antonio, a resident of Escanaba, belongs to numerous military and civic organizations, including the American Legion Post #0082 in Escanaba, Disabled American Veterans Chapter #24 and the Upper Peninsula Honor Flight.

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