Confirmed mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral and interment services for Mr. Mark Lyle Walker. Mr. Walker served in the US Navy as a submariner.
His obituary can be read here: https://www.beckchapels.com/obituary/mark-walker
This is an unaccompanied, no-next-of-kin veteran. The PGR will show honor and gratitude for his service to our country.
Date/Time: Thursday, 26 September. Funeral service at 9 am.
Location: Beck Funeral Home, 1700 E. Whitestone Blvd. Cedar Park, TX 78613. We will stage at the funeral home.
Map link: https://goo.gl/maps/EqXHuBKXNq92
Timeline: This will be a busy, crowded mission. Staging is early to assure there is space to park our motorcycles and flag truck.
6:45 – 7:30 am – Staging
8:15 am – Briefing
8:25 am – Flag Line
Wx: High 92 F deg, mostly sunny.
Notes: Bring water for yourself and a friend. Williamson County is paying for Mr. Walker's funeral, and officials have invited the public. We expect a large turnout of cages and other motorcycle groups. Following the conclusion of the service we will join the law enforcement escorted procession to Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen for the interment service at 11 am. Upon arrival at the cemetery we will fall under the direction of Centex PGR.
Ride Captain: Warren Longacre, email@example.com, (512) 755-4163
Assistant RC: Keith Longacre
Flag Wrangler: Don Ferguson
Please make an effort to honor the service of this sailor to our nation.