Confirmed Short Notice Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for Leon Paschal. Mr. Paschal is a WWII US Army Air Corps veteran, serving as a fighter pilot and flight instructor. He left the service as a Major.
Date/Time: Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 2:00 pm graveside service.
11:45 am – 12:15 pm – Staging
12:15 pm – Briefing
12:30 pm – KSU for the approx. 1 hr ride to the cemetery with no intermediate stops.
Wx: Hi 80 deg, partly cloudy
Notes: Arrive at the staging on time and fully fueled. Bring a bottle of water for yourself and one for a friend. This mission is a flag line only at the cemetery. At the conclusion of the service we will depart quietly.
What a fantastic man we honored today. If only we could live up to his standards. Family & friends were very appreciative of our being there.
Thanks to the 6 members that made the long trip out to the grave site. And a special thanks to Don for bringing the flags