Remembrance for 9/11 at Grace Brethren Elementary

Grace Brethren Elementary in Simi Valley held a remembrance for 9/11 on Friday, Sept. 9. First responders and members of the military were honored during the ceremony. Photos by Michael Coons/Acorn Newspapers

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers REMEMBERING - Jason Lawrence, a firefighter/paramedic with the Los Angeles Fire Department, and his 12-year-old son, Cody, set up a memorial for firefighters during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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REMEMBERING – Jason Lawrence, a firefighter/paramedic with the Los Angeles Fire Department, and his 12-year-old son, Cody, set up a memorial for firefighters during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers 15 YEARS - Christie Saunders performs the National Anthem during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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15 YEARS – Christie Saunders performs the National Anthem during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers 15 YEARS - Fifth graders Brooke Tolman, left, and Caleb Peloquin place their hand over their hearts during the National Anthem at a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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15 YEARS – Fifth graders Brooke Tolman, left, and Caleb Peloquin place their hand over their hearts during the National Anthem at a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers REMEMBERING - Marine Cpl. Jessica Patenaude, left, and her husband, Lucien, listen to a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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REMEMBERING – Marine Cpl. Jessica Patenaude, left, and her husband, Lucien, listen to a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers 9/11 - First responders and members of the military are honored during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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9/11 – First responders and members of the military are honored during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

MICHAEL COONS/Acorn Newspapers FIRST RESPONDERS - Fifth grader Scott Wetnight shakes hands and gives out gifts to first responders during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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FIRST RESPONDERS – Fifth grader Scott Wetnight shakes hands and gives out gifts to first responders during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony at Grace Brethren Elementary on Sept. 9 in Simi Valley.

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