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Honor Mission
Michael Edward Fessler , Veteran
Cartersville, Georgia – 03-21-19


The family of United States Marine Corps Mr. Michael Edward Fessler has requested the Patriot Guard Riders to stand and honor their hero and family member. It will be our honor to do so and escort him to his final resting place at Georgia National Cemetery.

Staging Time: 1:30

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home
430 Cassville Road
Cartersville, Georgia 30120

Ride Captain:

Sid “Squirrel” Kelly

Special Instructions:

We will meet at Funeral Home’s east parking lot. We will have a short meeting and then set-up for an escort to GNC. Departure time at 2:00 p.m. We will stand a silent flag-line at GNC during the inurnment. Service at GNC is scheduled for 3 p.m. We will have LEO escort. USMC Funeral Honors Detail will provide Military Honors.
Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 03-21-19
Staging Time: 2:15

PIC Building Parking Lot (Public Information Center)
Georgia National Cemetery
1080 Scott Hudgens Drive
Canton, Georgia 30115

Ride Captain:

Ronald (Chief) Underwood
770-490-0371 ©

Special Instructions:

For those who want to meet at GNC and not part of the escort. Stage at PIC  and after a briefing will move to the assigned shelter when appropriate. Inurnment Service is schedule at 3 p.m. Family of Hero has invited PGR to accompany the family back to Cartersville if available.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Ronald Underwood
Position: Georgia Assistant State Captain

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  1. A hero has fallen. It is time for us to mourn their passing, secure in the knowledge that their service and sacrifice shall not be forgotten. Miz Alice and I mourn with their family and friends, knowing that they will find peace in the arms of the Lord.

  2. My wife and I offer our sincere condolences to the family and friends of Michael Edward Fessler. Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace, your duty here on earth is done.

    Lamar “SpeedyO” Owen, USA, Vietnam 1967-1968
    Riding in Memory of My Brother
    James W. Owen USAAC WWII

  3. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of Michael Edward Fessler. Rest in Peace, Hero.

    JJ Bishop, PGR
    SGT (Ret.), Henrico County Police, Virginia
    MCPO (Ret.), USCGR
    Hudson, FL

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