A Celebration of Ed Ramsey's Life
On June 28, 2013, a special memorial program was held in Ed's honor after his interment at Arlington National Cemetery. Called "A Celebration of Ed Ramsey's Life", the service included a luncheon and remembrance speeches from many of Ed's family members, friends and comrades.
“A Celebration of Ed Ramsey’s Life”
June 28, 2013
Galaxy Ballroom, Sheraton Pentagon City
I. American Legion Post 177- Color Guard Presents Colors
II. National Anthem
III. Retire Colors
IV. Welcome & Special Acknowledgments Dr. Raquel R. Ramsey
V. Pledge of Allegiance Col. Edwin P. Ramsey, Jr., USAR, Ret.
VI. Remembrance Speakers:
· Sen. John Alexander Patterson, President Emeritus and Board Member, Philippine Scouts Heritage Society
· Brig. Gen Philip L. Bolte, USA, Ret., Chairman, Board of Directors, U.S. Cavalry Association
· RADM Lee E. Levenson, USN, Ret., Former Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Philippines & Subic Bay
· Brig. Gen. Mike Bills, Deputy Commanding General for 4ID, Fort Carson, CO
· Mr. Alex Keller, Former President, Procter & Gamble, Philippines & Co-Founder, Filipino American Memorial Endowment (FAME)
· Ms. Elaine Rogers, President, Metro Washington, USO
· Lt. Gen. Robert Wilson, USA, Ret., Commander, U.S. Army Installations at the Pentagon
· Col. Douglas Morrison, USA, Ret.
· Col. Rich Cowell, USA, Ret.
· Maj. Bob Seals, USA, Ret., Special Operations Mission Training Center, Fort Bragg
· Col. Joe C. Daniel, USA, Ret., OMA Alumni Association
· Col. Robert W. Siegert III, Chairman, PenFed Foundation
· Mr. Ed Ward, Mt. Soledad Memorial Association, Inc.
· MGen Delfin N. Lorenzana AFP, Ret., Head, Office of Veterans Affairs, Embassy of the Philippines to the U.S.
· Dr. Alice Benitez
· Mr. Fred Mabanta
· Mr. Paul Ramirez
· Mr. James Ramsey
· Mr. Daniel Ramirez
VII. Video of Ed Ramsey, 26th Cavalry, PS Doug Ramsey
VIII. Vocal Rendition, “I’ll be Seeing You,” Paul Bent, 7th Song Productions