Las Vegas Sun - Photograph : Butterfly Release

November 21, 2017

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A butterfly sits in the grass after being released Saturday during the annual John Anderson Celebration of Life Live Butterfly Release, sponsored by the Nathan Adelson Hospice. Hundreds of black and orange Painted Lady butterflies were released into the sky as a symbolic tribute to lost loved ones.

Justin M. Bowen

A butterfly sits in the grass after being released Saturday during the annual John Anderson Celebration of Life Live Butterfly Release, sponsored by the Nathan Adelson Hospice. Hundreds of black and orange Painted Lady butterflies were released into the sky as a symbolic tribute to lost loved ones.