It is an event to bring families, the parish, and the community together by walking through the quaint streets of Madeira, on a 3.1 mile route, mapped by Chief David Schaefer, Madeira Police Department. It is a great way to join with others to remember loved ones who have passed away, and share their memories with fellow walkers. It is open to all. You do not have to be a member of St. Gertrude Parish.
Registration: Participants can register online at: http://buytickets.at/stgertrude or by mail. All entrants will receive a T-shirt with the names of their loved ones on the back.
* Course: A 3.1-mile loop beginning at St. Gertrude, through Madeira neighborhoods, and returning to St. Gertrude. You can check out the whole route by visiting https://www.stgertrude.org/news/walktoremember
* Refreshments: Water is available at the start/finish line and during the race. Bagels and more after the race.
* Mass: A Mass will be said for those loved ones remembered.
* Prizes: All entry forms will be entered into a drawing after the walk for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prizes. At the finish line, entrants will receive a memory card to mark the event.