Reply To: Jessie R. Berron, U.S. Army veteran

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Final Itinerary:

Austin Staging for: Jessie R. Berron, PVT, US Army, WW II Veteran

Jessie R. Berron passed away on June 25th. 2009. Mr. Berron's family has requested the Patriot Guard Riders attend his funeral to honor him for his military service to our country. He served his country with distinction during WWII and was a member of VFW post 8925 in Austin.

Date: Monday, 29 June 2009

Staging Location:
Angel Funeral Home
1600 South 1st Street & West Monroe Street, Austin, TX
Directions: Funeral home is located on South 1st Street approx. midway between Riverside and Oltorf. Map link:

0845- 0915 hrs: Staging
0915 hrs: Flag line briefing. Form flag line no later than 0930
Service begins at 1000 hrs.
Procession to Assumption Cemetery following the conclusion of the funeral service. Safety briefing for ride to cemetery after the route has been determined.

Weather forecast: 0900 hrs. 85 degrees. 1200 hrs. 96 degrees. Dress accordingly. Sun screen highly recommended. Bring a sufficient amount of drinking water.

Notes: Ride to cemetery approx. 2-3 miles. Come fed, fueled and hydrated. As always, Semper Gumby.

Ride Captain: Terry Ayers hm (512) 251-5366 cell (512) 925-6101
Flag Wrangler: Gerry Lowrey