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posted: 7/15/2013 12:00 PM

Parade could have honored vets better

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I was very disappointed and thought it was very disrespectful that the VFW Color Guards and members were placed behind a tow truck company instead of following the police and fire departments (in the Hoffman Estates Fourth of July parade).

These men and women deserved better than that.

I hope next year the line-up placement will honor our veterans with more respect. Thanks to all of our veterans for your support.

Teresa Geib

Hoffman Estates

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