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Honor Mission
William Thomas Luke Sr, Veteran
USN, WWII
Bushnell, Florida – 03-06-19

ABOUT THE MISSION:
The family of Seebee Seaman Luke Sr, 99 has graciously requested the Patriot Guard Riders presence as they show their final respects and lay their loved one to rest. William faithfully served his Country in the U.S. Navy and performed duties as a Gas Truck Driver. Upon completion of his service, William received an Honorable Discharge but no awards are mentioned on his separation papers. Please bring your 3 X 5 American Flags and stand in Honor and Respect for our Hero and his family.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 03-06-19
Staging Time: 10:15 AM

Florida National Cemetery
6502 SW 102nd Ave
Bushnell, Florida 33513
Ride Captain:
Jim “Jim Snake” Haney
haneyjp@gmail.com
813-966-3026
Don Stanford
don61055@yahoo.com
727-207-5897

Special Instructions:

Please hydrate.
1030 Brief am
1100 am 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

Note: You do not have to own/ride a motorcycle or be a veteran to join, and membership is Free. The only requirement is RESPECT! To subscribe to receive mission notices, log into the National Site and click on the Members tab at the top. Select the Subscribe to PGR Missions option.

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March 6
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12 Comments

  1. Rest In Peace Hero Of The Greatest Generation. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. You are not forgotten by a grateful nation.

    Standing for those who stood for us.

  2. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of William Thomas Luke, Sr. Rest in Peace, Hero.

    JJ Bishop
    Hudson, FL

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

  4. My condolences to the Family and Friends of William Luke Sr.
    May surviving family and friends find strength in acknowledgement that you were willing to sacrifice all so that another might taste liberty and to do so, you stood courageously where few dare tread and you are so remembered and honored among patriots.

  5. Our sincere condolences to the family and friends of William Luke Sr. May the peaceful moments and  cherished memories bring you renewed strength in the days to come. Your faith will keep you  strong during this time of sorrow. Hero, you may stand down, we have the watch.
    Jim & Diana Robers
    US Navy 1961-1981
    US Merchant Marine 1985-2007
    Standing in memory of
    Howard Robers, Father, US Army WWII
    Elmer Robers, Uncle, US Army WWII
    Harry Fleming, Uncle, US Army WWII

  6. 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

  7. Our condolences go out to the family and friends of William Thomas Luke, Sr. U.S. Navy veteran. He stood for us and now it is our turn to stand in silent honor and respect for him. Rest in peace hero.

  8. The Patriot Riders in Florida payed our Last Respects to William Thomas Luke Sr. at the FNC in Bushnell Florida. Briefing was held at 10:30 at the normal staging area at FNC. All riders were informed that the committal area would be “A”. Riders were asked to park across the street and not in the area of the committal. US Navy provided military rendering of services with Taps and Flag folding and presentation. PGR Ride Captain in Training presented signed card and Condolence booklet to the son of William Thomas Luke Sr. Services were concluded with the presentation from FNC. Flag Line was maintained until family had left the committal area. Order to Stand Down was given.

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