Mr. Dennis Hangey will be honored as the 2016 Mesquite Days Parade Grand Marshal.

Dennis and his wife, Marie, came to Mesquite 13+ years ago and have enjoyed the city, the people and the weather. Dennis has an upholstery business doing work for the casinos, several organizations and residential.

As most people know, Dennis is a bagpiper, piping in the Mesquite area for funerals, weddings, parties and parades. Being a member of the Exchange Club of Mesquite, Dennis is also involved in putting up the 1000 Flags Over Mesquite at the Recreation Center field the week of Veteran’s Day.

Dennis has enjoyed the honor of being this year’s Citizen of the Year. He thanks all his friends and the friendships he has made since moving to Mesquite.