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Honor Mission
Julianne Brzak Hecker, Veteran
USA, USAR
O’Fallon, Missouri – 03-01-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Julianne Brzak Hecker, 50, requests the Patriot Guard to stand a tall and silent flag line honoring their loved one and hero and to escort her to her final resting place in the hallowed grounds of Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.  Spc. Hecker proudly served in the United States Army 1987 – 1990. She continued to serve in the Army Reserve through June 1995. She served in Berlin and was there when the Wall came down. She kept some of the pieces as souvenirs for her family. Her awards and commendations include: Army Service Ribbon, Army Achievement Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon, Army Occupation Medal [Army-Air Force], Marksman Marksmanship Badge Rifle, M-16, Marksman Marksmanship Badge Grenade.  It is an honor to stand for this hero who served protecting our freedoms.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-01-19
Staging Time: 10:20 a.m.

Baue Funeral Home
311 Wood Street
O’Fallon, Missouri 63366

Ride Captain:

“Sister Mary” O’Brien
636.345.6393
thefinnagain@gmail.com.

Special Instructions:

10:20 am Ride Meeting. Visitation will be ongoing so please arrive quietly.
10:30 am Flag Line.
11:30 am funeral service

Escort following to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery [1:30].

Forecast: 40% rain showers, low 40s.
Cages welcome.
Carpooling is a good idea also.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Mary O’Brien
Position: Missouri Ride Captain

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March 1
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10 Comments

  1. My Family and a Grateful Nation, Thank’s Your Loved one for their service and sacrifices they have made to preserve our Country’s Freedom. Stand down and rest in eternal peace, your mission is complete.
    Live Simply, Love Generously, Care Deeply, Speak Kindly, Leave the rest to God.

    Bob”GrampyBob”Griffith
    USASA M.P. Cpl 59-62 Retired Lt. LEO.
    Ride Captain Patriot Guard
    Montgomery City, Mo.

    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 PGR Brother/Ride Captain
    Sfc.Mark Schroeder USANG {Ret} 3/28/16

  2. When we lose a loved one one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us.
    Our most sincere condolences to you.

  3. Michelle and I wish to pass on our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this American Hero. We would like to thank this Hero for your service and sacrifice in the protection of our freedom. You will not be forgotten. We pray you rest in peace.

  4. To the family and friends of this true American hero, please accept my deepest sympathy and condolences. Their service and sacrifice will not be forgotten. Hero, you can stand down now.
    Your mission is done. A grateful nation thanks you.

    Rest in Peace

    Sgt. Ron “Pete” Peterson
    United States Marine Corps 1969-1972

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

    Joseph “Mustang” Bilodeau
    LCDR USN (Ret)

  6. From my family to yours… I pray your family and friends will find peace, during this time of sorrow in the loss of this US Army veteran. Our nation is grateful for your honorable service. Your service and sacrifice to our country should never be forgotten. We now stand for you as you once stood for us.

    Neil Hill “Nitehawk”
    USAF 1974-1978
    Riding in memory of…
    James “Bud” Hill, US Army… Brother
    SFC Mark Schroeder, US Army (RET)… PGR Brother & Ride Captain

  7. I would like to offer my sincere condolences and prayers for your lost. May the peaceful moments and cherished memories bring you renewed strength. In the difficult days ahead do not let your heart be troubled your faith will keep you strong.

  8. I pray for comfort and spiritual healing for the family of a true American Hero. His service and sacrifice to preserve our freedoms will never be forgotten and for this I am thankful.
    ‘He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away.”
    Revelation 21:4

    Ricky Moceri
    Missouri State Chaplain
    Patriot Guard Riders

  9. My wife and I wish to extend our 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)

  10. My Condolences go out to family and friends of US Army / USAR Veteran, Julianne Brzak Hecker may you rest in peace and God be with you, Thank you for your service.

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