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Honor Mission
Benjamin Baker Risinger Jr, Veteran
USAF
Tampa, Florida  10-22-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of SSgt Risinger, 90, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. Benjamin faithfully served his country in the U.S. Air Force and performed duties as a Radio and Electrical Inspector. Upon completion of his service, Benjamin received an Honorable Discharge and during his time in service, awarded the Good Conduct Medal. Benjamin was also a retired firefighter from Tampa. Please bring your 3 X 5 American flags and stand in honor and respect for our hero and his family. Face Masks are mandatory.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-22-20
Staging Time: 11:30 AM

Adams & Jennings Funeral Home
6900 N. Nebraska Ave
Tampa, Florida 33604
https://tinyurl.com/yxmmgfr2

Ride Captain:

Doyle “Goofy” Schwab
goofy2sox42@gmail.com
352-205-0448

Special Instructions:

This is an Escort only to FNC.
11:45 AM – Brief
12:15 PM – KSU for FNC or as directed by the funeral home.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 10-22-20
Staging Time: 12:45 PM

Florida National Cemetery
6502 SW 102nd Ave
Bushnell, Florida 33513
https://tinyurl.com/y5cdx2yo

Ride Captain:

Jack “Jacks Cat” Fair
pgrjack@Yahoo.com
727-857-4416

Special Instructions:

1:00 PM- Brief
1:30 PM – Service
Flag Line as directed by the RC.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

 


Submitted By: Bernie Conner
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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October 22
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12 Comments

  1. Condolences to the family and friends of this American hero. Rest in Peace and thank you for your service to our country. You stood for us and now we, the Patriot Guard Riders, stand for you!

  2. Please accept my condolences on your loss. May my prayers help to ease your pain during these trying times. Rest In Peace and Honor Brother. Lest We Forget!

    U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army Veteran
    Standing in Memory of,
    My Father, Harold A. Silvernail U.S. Army
    My Step-Father, Edwin D. Alexander U.S. Army
    My Uncle, Raymond Alexander U.S. Army
    My Uncle, John H. Alexander U.S. Army
    My Uncle, David J. Alexander U.S. Navy
    Standing in Honor of,
    My Brother, David J. Alexander U.S. Air Force
    My Daughter, Jillian A. Silvernail U.S. Air Force
    My Daughter, Kirsten M. Silvernail Kennedy U.S. Air Force
    My Son-In-Law, Jayson E. Kennedy U.S. Army
    My Uncle, Stewart F. Silvernail U.S. Army

  3. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of this Hero. May He Rest in Peace.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

  4. My wife and I wish to extend out sincerest condolences for the loss of YOUR HERO.
    You will not be forgotten; stand down hero.
    R.J.Shoemaker
    Ride Captain, Ocala, FL

  5. To family and friends,..

    Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.

    It is my honor and privilege to stand with and for those who dared stand where many feared to tread. Your loss is immeasurable but it will mark again the strength and fortitude of the families who raised and supported our heroes, our disciplined, our courageous, among whom you are included. Thank you for your fortitude and sacrifices. We are thusly forever bonded. ~~~

    🌟🇺🇸🦅🗽🙏🏻🗽🦅🇺🇸🌟

  6. My Condolence go out to family and friends of USAF Veteran, Benjamin Baker Risinger Jr. may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

  7. My sincere condolences to the family of this True American Hero. Rest in Peace my Brother, we have the watch.

    David E. Olmstead
    FL RC
    CDR, USN (RET)
    1966-1991

    “For those who fought for it, Freedom has a flavor the Protected will never know.”

  8. Rest in Peace thank you for your sacrifice.

    – Standing in memory of,
    – My father, Domenic Ferrelli, Army
    – My brother, Micheal Ferrelli, Army
    – Standing in honor of,
    – My goddaughter, Mollie, Air Force

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