Confirmed Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral and burial services for Mr. Alexander DeCoux, a US Army Korean Conflict combat veteran. Mr. DeCoux served in the 64th Tank Battalion and left the service as a TSgt.
More information about Mr. DeCoux's life can be read here when published: cook-walden-capital-parks.tributes.com/dignitymemorial/obituary/John-Alexander-Decoux-104778695
Date/Time: Friday, 19 May 2017. Funeral Mass to begin at 11 am.
Location: St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, 1520 N. Railroad Avenue, Pflugerville, TX 78660. We will stage at the church.
Map link: tinyurl.com/StElizabethPflugerville
9:45 am – 10:15 am Staging
10:15 am – Briefing
10:30 am – Flag Line
Wx: Hi 89 deg, 40% rain chance
Notes: Arrive fed, fully fueled, and hydrated. Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. Following the funeral service we will join an LEO escorted procession to Cook Walden Capital Parks Cemetery and form a second flag line for the interment service.
With the expressed appreciation from many grateful family members and friends nine members of the Patriot Guard Riders stood with flags in hand to honor Mr. Alexander DeCoux. Eight riders rode in procession from the church to the cemetery where flag wrangler Don Ferguson was set up ready to form the flag line. My thanks to all who participated. You did an excellent job both standing and riding for Mr. DeCoux.