Do you have an old, worn American flag that you would like to properly dispose of? An American flag is never to be flown if it is weathered, faded, or torn.
should be disposed of in proper, dignified manner It should not be thrown away and obviously,
not burned in public fashion. The proper
way to dispose of an American flag is, in fact, to burn it, but for it to be done
privately. If you need to do so, please
consider turning the flag over to us, here at Mitchell-Wiedefeld.
We will ask the family of a veteran of the U.S. military who is being cremated, if it would be acceptable to them to place an American flag in with their loved one to be cremated with him/her. Consequently, your American flag will be properly disposed of with the remains of someone who fought to protect it.