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Honor Mission
William “Bill” Eaton, Retired
USA – Vietnam
Macon, Missouri – 10-12-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard Riders will stand in honor of William “Bill” Eaton, 73, and escort him to his final resting place. Bill proudly served his country with the U S Army during the Vietnam War. He achieved the rank of Private First Class. After service he worked for Con Agra for over 33 years.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10-12-19
Staging Time: 12:30 pm

Hutton & McElwain Funeral Home
301 N. Rubey
Macon, Missouri 63552

Ride Captain:

Jan Watts
660-349-9134
liltyke.2355@gmail.com

Special Instructions:

Visitation will be from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM. Escort following service to Mt. Zion Cemetery north of Callao, with full military honors.
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water will be provided.

Submitted By: Jan Watts
Position: Missouri Ride Captain

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October 12
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8 Comments

  1. From my family to yours… I pray your family and friends will find peace, during this time of sorrow in the loss of this retired US Army and Vietnam 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 & RC
    Rodney “El Rod” Hale, USMC… PGR Brother
    Ron “I-Candy” Peterson, USMC… PGR Brother & RC

  2. My condolences for the loss of your loved one. Be Proud of 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 Memory of My Wife Judy Griffith
    Patriot Guard Rider 1/05/2010 5/20/2019
    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:
    Sfc Mark Schroeder USANG PGR Brother and R.C.
    Rodney”ElRod”Hale USMC PGR Brother
    Ron”I-Candy”Peterson USMC PGR Brother and R.C.

  3. From our home to the family and friends of William “Bill” Eaton, we are very sorry for your loss. We thank him for serving his country and protecting our freedoms. May he Rest In Peace. Thoughts and prayers of comfort to all his loved ones.

    Ron-Jan Watts
    TenMile/Macon
    Blue Star Parents
    Military Family

  4. 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.

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

    Joseph “Mustang” Bilodeau
    LCDR USN (Ret)

  6. My wife and I wish to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of this true American Hero, US Army (Ret), Vietnam War Veteran, Private First Class (PFC) William Bill Eaton. We thank you for your service to a grateful nation, may your family find peace in knowing you served proudly and comfort in the months to come. May you rest in peace for your mission is now complete. I salute you.
    http://www.beforeyougo.us

    Robert “Bob” White
    USA (Ret) 1SG
    Vietnam Era
    Jul 72 – Aug 94
    Ofallon, MO

    Riding in Memory of:
    F.C. White, Sr, Tec 5 USA, WWII (Father)
    G.A. Thompson, Pvt, USA, WWI (Grandpa)
    D.A. Thompson, MCPO, USN (Ret), Korea (Uncle)
    G.A. Thompson, Sgt, USMC, Korea (Uncle)
    L. Norris, Msgt, USAF (Ret), Vietnam (Uncle)

    Riding in Honor of:
    F.C. White, Jr, Ssgt USAF, Vietnam (Brother)
    F.C. White, III, Pfc, ARNG (Nephew)
    D.B. White, PO2, USN, Vietnam Era (Twin)

  7. 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)

  8. My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) US Army Vietnam Veteran, William “Bill” Eaton may you rest in peace and may God be with you, Thank you for your service to our Country.

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