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Christopher James Daly

Honor Mission
Christopher James Daly , Retired, PGR
West Bend, Wisconsin – 07-10-21


Christopher James Daly, age 63 years, passed away from complications of the Coronavirus on Monday, April 13, 2020, in an ICU in Brooksville, Florida. He was born on September 2, 1956 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, raised in South Milwaukee and graduated from South Milwaukee High School with the Class of 1974. After High School, Chris joined the US Navy and served in the Naval Construction Battalion (Sea Bees), followed by the US Army National Guard where he attended Maintenance School for Aircraft, specializing in helicopter maintenance and served as a Crew Chief on Black Hawk helicopters. He was deployed to Kuwait during Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. Chris served in the U S Military for 29 years and retired as a Staff Sergeant. Upon his retirement from the US Military, Chris became a Consulting Contractor working with helicopters in Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Chris was an active member of Patriot Guard Riders, accompanying the funerals of many US Veterans throughout Wisconsin. He stood for many embarking and returning Honor Flights that carried WWII, Korean and Vietnam Veterans to Washington DC to visit their National Memorials as he could in both Madison and Milwaukee. Chris was an All American Irishman and an avid motorcycle enthusiast who believed that, “Life is a one way trip. Enjoy the ride!” and he invited the many people he met along his ride to join him.

Staging Time: 11:00

Shepherd of the Hills church
6869 Wildwood Rd
West Bend, Wisconsin

Ride Captain:

Ride Captain is Chappy Netzel

Special Instructions:

Staging 11:00 a.m.
Visitation 12:00 noon to 1:45 p.m.
Service at 2:00 p.m.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: John Curran
Position: Wisconsin State Captain

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