(Centex) SSG Christian A. S. Garcia, US Army, KIA – FUNERAL SERVICE & INTERMENT

Austin Patriot Guard Riders Forums Completed Missions (Centex) SSG Christian A. S. Garcia, US Army, KIA – FUNERAL SERVICE & INTERMENT

Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total)
  • Author
  • #490

    SSG Christian A. S. Garcia, US Army, KIA

    Date: Friday, 15 Apr 11

    Staging Time: 0800

    Staging Location: Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home, 1615 S Fort Hood St, Killeen TX 76542. tinyurl.com/ykp5q6o

    Briefing: 0810

    Flagline Establishment: 0815 +/-

    WX: Sunny and breezy. Highs in the mid 80s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph by noon. Wind gusts up to 35 mph are possible.


    1. Arrive hydrated, bring water for yourself and a buddy, and dress with consideration for the weather conditions.

    2. See below for information concerning Interment at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio. There will be NO PROCESSION to Ft Sam.

    Please join us in honoring this Patriot Warrior for his Ultimate Sacrifice to our Great Nation.

    Ride Captain: Ron “PACMan” Decker; 254.526.8265, 254.383.6281; krdecker@embarqmail.com

    Assistant Ride Captain: Mary “Marebear” Gregory; 254.458.2120; MGregory2@hot.rr.com


    Confirmed San Antonio Mission
    Sgt. Christian Garcia – Army / KIA

    The Patriot Guard has been invited by the family to stand and honor Sgt. Christian Garcia (Army). Sgt. Garcia died of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked their position with indirect fire in Babil, Iraq, while assigned to Maintenance Troop, Regimental Support Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Hood, Texas. Funeral services will be held Friday (04/15) at 9:00am in Killeen, which CenTex PGR will stand for and interment will follow with military honors at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery at 2:00pm. There will be no procession escort from Killeen to San Antonio. If available, please try to attend to honor one of our nations fallen heroes and support the family during their time of loss. Thank you.

    Date: 15 Apr 2011

    Staging: – 1:00pm / Briefing 1:15pm / KSU 1:30pm
    Sam Houston Center
    1033 Rittiman Rd.
    San Antonio

    High 90*
    Please try to hydrate the night before

    Ride Captain:
    Charles Rathgeber
    (830) 822 – 8487

    Flag Truck:
    Paula Johnson

Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total)
  • You must be logged in to reply to this topic.