Published: May 30, 2011 12:38 PM EDT
Updated: May 30, 2011 12:39 PM EDT


 NAPLES, Fla.--  In  honor of Memorial Day, you can pay tribute to our fallen service men and women with special ceremonies that will be held across Southwest Florida.
 Governor Rick Scott will be at the naples memorial day event.
     The event kicks off at 8:45 Monday morning  with a special ceremony for Sgt. Linda Pierre, who was killed in the line of duty while serving her country in Afghanistan this past April.
     Sgt. Pierre was from Immokalee.

CAPE CORAL, Fla.-  At  10 Monday morning  In Cape Coral there will be a Memorial Day service in  the Veterans Honor Garden at the Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery.

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.-  The  City  of Bonita Springs will hold a Memorial Day service at 9 am  at Riverside Park on Old  U.S 41  in downtown Bonita Springs.

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- In Charlotte County  starting at 11 am  you are invited to attend the Military Heritage Museum's and the Charlotte County Veterans' Council's Memorial Day ceremony,  at center court in Fishermen's Village in Punta Gorda.

FORT MYERS, Fla. -In Fort Myers  Congressman Connie Mack will attend the "Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Memorial Day Remembrance"  to honor those service members who have served and sacrificed for our country and freedom.
     the ceremony begins at 9:30 am  at the Fort Myers Memorial Gardens in Fort Myers