HONORING JOHN McGRATH. Travis Wilson, retired Arthur superintendent and long time friend to John, was the guest speaker at the dedication ceremony on Monday, July 11. “When the big trees at the edge of the forest fall, we find ourselves exposed to all the elements, the impact of which their very existence somehow had previously buffered for us,” he opened with and added John was one of the most selflessly, caring, and giving people God ever invented. Arthur VFW Post #11456 honored their fellow member with a tribute by the color guard. Mackenzie Wright sang the National Anthem.