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Gene Wheeler, Veteran
Apollo Beach, Florida  02-09-20



The family of Capt Wheeler has graciously invited the Patriot Guard Riders, to stand a flag line at their loved ones memorial. Capt Wheeler served in the USAF from 7/2/64 to 7/1/68 upon completion of service received an honorable discharge. Awards and Medals: Air Force Longevity Service Award, National Defense Service Medal and Air Force Good Conduct Medal W / Oak Leaf Cluster. This hero served our great nation and us, this is our turn to stand for this hero, please bring your 3×5 American flags and stand for this hero.

Staging Time: 12:30 PM

VFW Post 6287
5120 N US 41
Apollo Beach, Florida 33572

Ride Captain:

Henry ( Chief 09 ) Hyde

Special Instructions:

Stage: 12:30 PM
Brief: 12:45 PM
Service: 1:00 PM
Flag Line as determined by R/C
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: Henry Hyde
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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February 9
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  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. Jeanne rest in peace my brother you served your country well. We are proud to stand for you and my most sincere condolences to your family at this very trying time.

  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 our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
    Rest in Peace, You will Not be Forgotten.

  5. As our Brother Gene 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!

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