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Honor Mission
Betty Lou Pielin, Veteran
MULTI-CITY, Florida – 11-07-19

The Family of U.S Army SGT Betty Lou Pielin (71) has requested that the Patriot Guard Riders escort her cremains from Beach Chapel at Hardage-Giddens, Jacksonville Beach, to Jacksonville National Cemetery for final honors and interment. SGT Pielin served her country honorably for 16 years. She spent 15 years of active duty and 1 year in the Army National Guard as an Administrative and Medical Specialist. Her awards include the National Defense Service Medal, Army Reservist Component Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct/5 awards, Army Service Ribbon, and Army NCO Professional Development Ribbon. Following her military service, she worked for Medler-Toledo Rainin for 28 years. She was a life member of AmVets, serving as Commander (5 years), 1st Vice and Adjutant as well as holding several State positions. She was also a member of the American Legion Post 2000 and American Legion Riders, past Adjutant Post 228, and former member of the Marine Corp League as Chaplain. Please join us on the escort and flag line as we honor this hero.

Staging Time: 12:20 PM

Beach Chapel by Hardage-Giddens
1701 Beach Blvd
Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250

Ride Captain:

Richard Vernon
(904) 254-9269

Special Instructions:

Brief: 12:30 PM
KSU: 12:40 PM for the escort to JNC
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 11-07-19
Staging Time: 02:00 PM

Jacksonville National Cemetery
4083 Lannie Road
Jacksonville, Florida 32218

Ride Captain:

Richard Vernon
(904) 254-9269

Special Instructions:

The brief will be upon arrival of the escort. Use lane 3
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Richard Vernon
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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November 7, 2019
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  1. 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

  2. My Condolences go out to family and friends of US Army / USAR Veteran, Betty Lou Perlin may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

  3. My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Betty Lou Perlin. May the peaceful moments and cherished memories bring you renewed strength in the days to come. Thank you for your service to your Country and community, and your dedication to protecting the freedoms we all enjoy. Rest in Peace.

    Joe Maglie, TSgt, USAF (Ret)

    1. My wife and I would like to wish the family of SGT Pielin our sincerest condolences. May she rest in peace.

  4. My wife and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
    Rest in Peace, You will Not be Forgotten.

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