Austin – John Winston Roberts Jr, 72 U.S. Navy Veteran

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    Confirmed Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for John Winston Roberts Jr., 72 , U.S. Navy veteran.
    John served 2 years and was honorably discharged.

    Date/Time: Saturday, Nov 1st, 2014 9:30am

    Location: Gabriel Funeral Home, 393 N. IH 35, Georgetown Tx

    Directions: The funeral home is located on the southbound frontage road of IH-35. If traveling north on IH-35, take exit 264, cross over to southbound side. Funeral home is located immediately north of the La Quinta hotel. From southbound IH-35, take exit 262. Map link:

    8:15am – 8:45am Staging
    8:45am – Mission Briefing
    9:00am – Flag Line

    Wx: Lo – 52 Hi – 70 Sunny (KVUE Wx)

    Notes: Start hydrating the day before and bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. Dress for the weather. Recommend sunblock and a hat be worn.
    Arrive topped off.
    Once the service is over, we will join the LEO escorted procession to the Jonah Cemetery for military honors.

    Ride Captain: Andy Lough 512-441-9297

    Flag Wrangler: J.C. Clausen

    Please try to attend to honor this veteran and his family for their sacrifices and service to our country.


    We had 6 riders and 2 members in cages today for the Roberts mission.

    The family and USN Honor Guard were grateful for our presence, as always.

    Thank you to all who attended and an extra dose of thanks to J.C. for wrangling the flags. Good to see you again, old friend!

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