Three of the Weir children, from left, Tad Weir, Julie Gockley and Cathy Renk, pooled their resources to provide a memorial to their parents, which they hope will fly forever over the city they loved. (Johnson Publications photo)

The base built below the of the flag pole has the same brick as the nearby city office buildings. (Johnson Publications photo)

Sitting atop a 50-foot pole, the U.S. flag was flying briskly Saturday afternoon. (Johnson Publications photo)

Parents’ memory lives on with gift of U.S. flag

 Bill and Nancy Weir loved Imperial, the community in which they lived for more than 50 years.


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