Thomas G. Roznowski, 76, US Navy/Vietnam veteran, Lago Vista, TX, 30 Jan 2023

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    Confirmed Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to participate in the funeral service for Mr. Thomas Gregory Roznowski.  Mr. Roznowski joined the Navy in August 1968 and was commissioned as a Lieutenant JG in December 1968. He was assigned to the USS Coral Sea (CVA-43) as a Naval Combat Information Officer and deployed to the South China Sea in support of Naval Combat Operations in North Vietnam. As a Combat Information Officer, he oversaw flight operations. Tom received an honorable discharge in November 1971, after which he spent 15 years as a member of the Navy Reserves, leaving the service as a lieutenant commander.

    More about his life can be read here:

    Date/Time: Monday, 30 January 2023.  Service begins at 11 am.

    Location: St. Mary Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church, 6100 Lohman Ford Rd, Lago Vista, TX 78645

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    10:00 – 10:20 am – Staging
    10:20 am – Briefing
    10:30 am – Flag line

    Wx: Cloudy early with showers for the afternoon hours. High 44F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

    Notes: After the start of the service we will strike the flag line and depart quietly.  The interment service will take place in San Angelo the next day.  West Texas PGR will be in attendance.

    Ride Captain: Russ Miller,, (512) 636-9692

    Flag Wrangler: Russ Miller
    Please attend to honor this sailor’s distinguished service to our country.
    The Ghost

    Four Austin PGR Riders attended the Honor Flag Line for LCDR Roznowski despite the cold and misty morning. One intrepid soul, Patti, even rode her Can-Am. We were honored to be Joined by Jeff Wike, Brother in Law of the deceased and Deputy State Ride Captain, PGR, from Bedford, TX. The family was very appreciative of our presence.

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