February 5, 2009 at 12:34 pm #942May 28, 2013 at 3:20 pm #4105
The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited by the family to participate in the funeral services for Lee Morbah, 81. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War, and achieved the rank of Petty Officer second class.
Date/Time: Wednesday , May 29th, 2013 2:00pm
Location: Ramsey Funeral Home, Georgetown Texas
Directions: Ramsey Funeral Home, 5600 Williams Dr., Georgetown, TX. We will stage at the funeral home which is located on the south side of Williams Drive (RR2338), 5.5 miles west of IH35. map link:
12:45pm – 1:15pm Staging
1:15pm – Mission Briefing
1:30PM – Flag Line
Wx: Partly cloudy, lo – 71, hi – 88. 20% chance of precipitation (KVUE Wx)
Notes: Please arrive on time, and hydrate prior to the mission.. Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. We will form the flag line until the service starts, then depart quietly. There will be no procession as the graveside service will be another day and location.
Ride Captain: Andy Lough email@example.com 512-441-9297
Flag Wrangler: Mark Wells
Please make plans to attend to honor this veteran for his service to our country.May 29, 2013 at 11:19 pm #4108
As if y'all ever thought we don't make a difference, today was a perfect example. 11 PGR attended Petty Officer Second Class Morbah's service today. We more than doubled the amount of family and friends that were there.
Those in the family repeatedly came out to thank us before the service, and the daughter told us stories about her Dad having gotten his Shellback.
That 11 strangers took time from their day to attend really moved the family and friends.
Thanks to all who were able to make it.June 5, 2013 at 11:06 pm #4124
Andy and staff;
This msg came in today and Brian wanted all to see it:
I just wanted to THANK all the Patriot Guard Services’ members that attended the funeral for Lee Mordah on May 29th. The family really appreciates the time you took out of your lives to pay tribute to a veteran. It is a great service you provide and as you could tell, there were as many of you there as there were guests attending the funeral. I know Lee Mordah would have been very proud to know you were there. He also loved motorcycles so it was a great fit.
Anyway, THANK YOU again!!
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