Participants and well wishers gather in the cemetery’s chapel.
Staff Sgts. Ivan Luque, left, and Joshua Deneve, right, both of the 2nd Battalion 25th Marines, join Henry Gutterman, holding a $750 check in donations from the Knights of Pythias, organizer Ed Horn and Tony Barsamian in the chapel.
Participant Maureen Santora of Astoria is surrounded by donated toys.
Hank Johnson, in his custom-made military camouflage-print tuxedo jacket, provides music to accompany the charitable event.