Austin Patriot Guard Riders › Forums › Completed Missions › Modesto Suniga, 85, WWII Navy veteran, Austin, TX, 31 May 2011
The family of Mr. Modesto Suniga has invited the PGR to participate in his funeral and interment services. Mr. Suniga served in the US Navy from 1943 – 1947.
Date/Time: Tuesday, 31 May 2011. Funeral Mass scheduled for 10 am.
Location: Dolores Catholic Church, 1111 Montopolis Drive, Austin, TX 78741. We will stage at the church.
Directions: The church is located on the east side of Montopolis Dr., about halfway between Hwy 183 and East Riverside. Map link: tinyurl.com/DoloresCatholic
Burial to follow at Assumption Cemetery, 3650 S IH 35, Austin, TX 78704
9:10 – 9:20 am staging
9:20 am briefing and flagline
Wx: Partly sunny, Low 76, High 95 deg. Remember drinking water and sun screen
Notes: Please park on the north side of the church. After the Mass begins, we will depart for the cemetery and set up the flag line for the interment service.
Ride Captain: Dick Ward, email@example.com, 512-585-3610
Flag Wrangler: Bob Binkley
Please make plans to honor this WWII veteran who fought bravely for our freedom many years ago.
Kudos to Dick and Bob for a job well done. I have never been on a mission where we received a standing ovation. We do the right thing.