SHORT NOTICE – CONFIRMED MISSION
1SG John S. Lacny, US Army, Active Duty
Copperas Cove to Kempner, TX
The Family of First Sergeant John Lacny, Jr. has requested the presence and participation of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Funeral and Interment of their Loved One at 1300 on Wednesday, 2 Mar 11 at Sheppard Funeral Home in Copperas Cove, TX.
First Sergeant John Lacny earned an Associate Degree in Military Intelligence Operation from Cochise College and was working toward a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Networking at the University of Maryland. He was assigned to Alpha Company, 344th Military Intelligence Battalion. His decorations include the Bronze Star; Defense Meritorious Service Medal; and the Army Commendation Medal with one oak leaf.
Date: Wednesday, 2 Mar 11
Staging Location: Sheppard Funeral Home, 1614 S FM 116, Copperas Cove TX 76522 tinyurl.com/2bmczuy.
Staging Time: 1200
Flagline Establishment: 1215
WX: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. South southeast wind between 5 and 15 mph.
1. We have been asked to participate in the procession from the funeral home to Smith Cemetery in Kempner, TX tinyurl.com/SmithCemKempner. The cemetery contains only dirt roads and we may have to park on grass, so bring a kickstand pad.
2. Arrive topped off, hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration for the weather conditions.
Please join us in Honoring this Patriot Warrior for his selfless service to our Great Nation.