Memorial tree lighting, candlelight vigil to remember homicide victims in Modesto

local@modbee.comDecember 9, 2013 

— The District Attorney’s Office Victim Services Program is sponsoring the 16th annual homicide victims candlelight vigil and memorial tree lighting Thursday at 6 p.m.

The ceremony will be held on the courthouse lawn, 1100 I St.

The program will include guest speaker Alan Morris, brother of homicide victim Brian Morris, with special music by Hannah & Benjamin Glenn.

Friends and family of homicide victims are invited to attend and bring nonbreakable ornaments to hang on the tree in remembrance of their loved ones.

In case of rain, the program will be moved to the parking garage at 832 12th Street, across from the courthouse.

For more information, contact the Victim Services Program at (209) 525-5541.

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