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Honor Mission
Ernest Harry Handy, Retired
USAF
MULTI-CITY, MULTI-DATE – Geneva, Florida – 03-01, 03-02-20

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of TSgt Handy, 79, has graciously requested the Patriot Guard Riders’ presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. TSgt Handy faithfully served his country in the U.S. Air Force and performed duties as a Medical Service Technician. Upon completion of his service, TSgt Handy received an Honorable Discharge. During his time in service, he was awarded the AF Commendation Medal, AF Outstanding Unit Award w/OLC, AF Good Conduct Medal w/4 OLC, National Defense Service Medal, AF Overseas Long Tour Ribbon, AF Longevity Service Award Ribbon w/4 OLC, NCO Professional Military Education Graduation Ribbon, and the AF Training Ribbon.
Please bring your 3 X 5 American Flags and stand in Honor and Respect for our Hero and his family.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-01-20
Staging Time: 2:30 PM

1st Baptist Church of Geneva
325 1st St
Geneva, Florida 32732
Map

Ride Captain:

Bernie “Dutchman” Conner
bc17004@aol.com
407-415-6162

Special Instructions:

2:45 PM Brief
3:00 PM Visitation
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.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 03-02-20
Staging Time: 11:00 AM

Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home
5000 CR 46A
Sanford, Florida 32771
Map

Ride Captain:

Bernie “Dutchman” Conner
bc17004@aol.com
407-415-6162

Special Instructions:

This is an escort to Cape Canaveral National Cemetery.
11:15 AM Brief
11:30 AM KSU to CCNC, or as directed by the funeral director.
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 #3 DETAILS: 03-02-20
Staging Time: 12:45 PM

Cape Canaveral National Cemetery
5525 US 1
Mims, Florida 32754
https://tinyurl.com/yyldpov6

Ride Captain:

Ronald “Lucky” Cleary
ronlaur71@embarqmail.com
352-978-1441

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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March 1 @ 1:00 am
End:
March 2 @ 5:00 pm
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11 Comments

  1. 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.”

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

  4. 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

  5. As our Brother Ernest answers his final call to duty from the Great Commander in the Heavens, may his soul have peace and rest. His duty is to forever watch over his loved ones at the Great Commanders side.
    My you find peace and comfort at this time and realize that your Hero is not gone but waiting to be reunited with those he loves.
    May his soul find fair winds and following seas! RIP Hero!

  6. My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) USAF Veteran, Ernest Harry Handy may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

  7. Our condolences to the family. America has lost another hero. May he rest in Honored Peace.

    Robert J. “Buffalo Bob” Collet Jr.
    Ride Captain Fl. PGR
    Riding in Honor of Robert J. Collet Sgt. USA WW II

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