Richard Leland Gruver, Veteran
USN, USNR – WWII
Springfield, Missouri – 10-05-20
ABOUT THE MISSION:
The family of USNR, Aviation Cadet (ACAD) Richard Leland “Dick” Gruver has honored the Patriot Guard Riders with a request to provide an escort from the Greenlawn South Funeral Home to the Missouri Veterans Cemetery and stand a flag line at his committal service where full military honors will be rendered. Hero Gruver was born June 13, 1925, in Waterloo, Iowa, graduated from Peoria High School and Brigham Young University, and was a United States Navy and Merchant Marines Veteran.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-05-20
Staging Time: 11:45 am
Greenlawn South Funeral Home
400 W. Battlefield
Springfield, Missouri 65807
STAGE: 11:45 am.
BRIEF: 12:00 pm
FINAL SALUTE: 12:20 pm
ESCORT: 12:30 pm
COMMITTAL SERVICE: 1:00 pm Missouri Veterans Cemetery, 5201 S. Southwood, Springfield, MO 65807. WEATHER FORECAST: 57˚ and 0% chance of precipitation, wind 7 mph.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted By: steve simko
Position: Missouri Ride Captain
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