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Michael James Reed


Honor Mission
Michael James Reed, Veteran
Mims, Florida 03-12-20



The family of E-7 Reed, 77, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. Michael faithfully served his country in the U.S. Navy. Upon completion of his service, Michael received an Honorable Discharge and during his time in service, awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, and the Expert Pistol Shot Medal. Please bring your 3 X 5 American flags and stand in honor and respect for our hero and his family.

Staging Time: 11:45 AM

Cape Canaveral National Cemetery
5525 US 1
Mims, Florida 32754

Ride Captain:

Robert “Buffalo Bob” Collet Jr

Special Instructions:

12:00 PM – Brief
12:30 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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12 Comments To "Michael James Reed"

#1 Comment By Ron Whitmore On March 4, 2020 @ 3:48 pm

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 Comment By John Holmes On March 4, 2020 @ 4:05 pm

My sincere condolences to the family and friends of our Hero R.I.P

#3 Comment By Thomas Silvernail On March 4, 2020 @ 5:15 pm

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

#4 Comment By mcpojjb On March 4, 2020 @ 6:59 pm

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
Hudson, FL

#5 Comment By Doyle Schwab On March 4, 2020 @ 7:17 pm

Rest In Peace Hero

#6 Comment By Brian Parker On March 5, 2020 @ 7:36 am

As our Brother Michael 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!

#7 Comment By Roger J Shoemaker On March 5, 2020 @ 9:14 am

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

#8 Comment By busdrvrrlw70 On March 6, 2020 @ 9:39 pm

My condolences to the family

Godspeed hero

#9 Comment By Billboy On March 7, 2020 @ 9:22 am

My Condolences go out to family and friends of US Navy Veteran, Michael James Reed may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

#10 Comment By punchdrunque On March 9, 2020 @ 7:35 am

To family and friends of Michael James Reed.
Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss.
It is my honor and privilege to be able to stand with and for those who dared stand where many feared to tread. Your loss is immeasurable but it will mark again the strength and fortitude of the families who raised and supported our heroes, our disciplined, our courageous, among whom you are included. Thank you for your fortitude and sacrifices. We are thusly forever bonded.

#11 Comment By Robert Collet Jr. On March 9, 2020 @ 10:13 am

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

Robert J. โ€œBuffalo Bobโ€ Collet Jr.
Ride Captain Fl. PGR
Riding in Honor of Robert J. Collet Sgt. USA WW II

#12 Comment By John Petro On March 11, 2020 @ 6:27 pm

Mr.Reed ,
Though you are now gone , know that you will Never be Forgotten for you Sir are a True American Hero.

John “Shades” Petro
State Captain
Indiana Patriot Guard