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Tom Smart, Deseret News
Ryuhei Abe places a flag as volunteers from Sandy help place more than 3,000 flags to prepare Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery for the Memorial Day weekend and the mortuarys annual program honoring veterans and active members of the military, Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Sandy.

Volunteers from Sandy are helping prepare Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery for Memorial Day weekend and the mortuary’s annual program honoring veterans and active members of the military. Participating youths and their adult leaders will display approximately 3,000 American flags, sweep headstones and help beautify cemetery grounds.