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Honor Mission
Daniel F. Pettus, Veteran
USAF – Korea
Desloge, Missouri – 03-01-21

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of US Air Force, Korean Veteran, A1C Daniel F. Pettus (88) has requested the presence of the Patriot Guard for the final mission of their loved one. A1C Pettus served his Country from April 1952 to June 1956 earning the Korean Service Medal / National Defense Service Medal & United Nations Service Medal.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-01-21
Staging Time: 12:00 Noon

C.Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home
1116 N. Desloge Drive
Desloge, Missouri 63601

Ride Captain:

Brad “Backdraft” Hahn
pgr_bkdft@hotmail.com
Flags-Support:Dave “Rebel” Beck, SC.

Special Instructions:

Staging: 12:00 Noon. Stake Flags.
Flag Line: 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm.
Service: 1:00 pm.
Honor Escort to St. Francois Memorial Park (2.5 mi.) for Interment with Full Military Honors.
Weather Pred.: 54* / Sunny / 5% Chance of Precip.
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: S. Roger “Goose” Dollinger, RC.
Position: Missouri Ride Captain

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March 1
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6 Comments

  1. My condolences for the loss of your loved one. Be Proud of your loved one for their service and sacrifices they made to preserve our Country’s Freedom. Stand down and rest in eternal peace, U.S.A.F. Korea Veteran Daniel F. Pettus your mission is complete. We now stand for you as you once stood for us.
    Live Simply, Love Generously, Care Deeply, Speak Kindly, Leave the Rest to God.

    Bob ”Grampy” Griffith
    USASA M.P. Cpl. 59-62
    Retired Lt. LEO. 62-92
    Ride Captain Patriot Guard
    Montgomery City, Mo.
    Riding In Memory of My Wife Judy Griffith
    Patriot Guard Rider 1/05/2009 5/20/2019
    Riding in Honor of my Son:
    Mark D. Griffith U.S. Navy Veteran
    Riding in Memory of my Uncles:
    Mural Griffith U.S. Navy WW ll
    Orville Griffith U.S. Army WW ll
    Sterling Griffith U,S, Army WW ll
    Riding in Memory of My PGR Brothers:
    SFC. Mark Schroeder USA Ride Captain
    Rodney ”El Rod” Hale USMC PGR Brother
    Ron ”I-Candy” Peterson USMC Ride Captain

  2. My wife and I offer our deepest condolences to the family of an American Hero. His service and sacrifice to our country to preserve our freedom is not and will not be forgotten. I wish him Fair Winds and Following Seas. Your mission here is completed. Rest in peace, we have the watch!

    Joseph “Mustang” Bilodeau
    LCDR USN (Ret)

  3. I am so sorry for the loss of your Loved One, I pray God will Comfort , Strengthen and Bless you all as you go through this time of deep sorrow .
    I am thankful for Mr. Pettus’ service and sacrifice for our country in the US Air Force and during the Korean War . He is ” Fallen Never Forgotten “. May he Rest In Peace .
    Bobby
    USAF 67 – 71
    In Memory :
    Bill Breuer USAF Vietnam Era
    Ron Breuer US Army Vietnam

  4. Please accept my condolences on your loss.

    We stand with feet planted firmly on rich soil knowing what freedom is. Because of our veterans, I am free to honor God and country without persecution. Where there is injustice, I am free to fight. Where there is silence, I am free to speak. Where there is hate, I am free to love.

    Your love one’s watch is over, may they rest peacefully in the arms of God.

    Bruce Berg, ISC, USN (Ret)

  5. My wife and I wish to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this true American Hero, US Air Force, Korean War Veteran, Airman 1st Class Daniel F. Pettus. We thank you for your service to a grateful nation, may your family find peace in knowing you served proudly and comfort in the months to come. May you rest in peace for your mission is now complete. I salute you.
    http://www.beforeyougo.us

    Robert “Bob” White
    USA (Ret) 1SG
    Vietnam Era
    Jul 72 – Aug 94
    Ofallon, MO

    Riding in Memory of:
    F.C. White, Sr, Tec 5 USA, WWII (Father)
    G.A. Thompson, Pvt, USA, WWI (Grandpa)
    D.A. Thompson, MCPO, USN (Ret), Korea (Uncle)
    G.A. Thompson, Sgt, USMC, Korea (Uncle)
    L. Norris, Msgt, USAF (Ret), Vietnam (Uncle)

    Riding in Honor of:
    F.C. White, Jr, Ssgt USAF, Vietnam (Brother)
    F.C. White, III, Pfc, ARNG (Nephew)
    D.B. White, PO2, USN, Vietnam Era (Twin)

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