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Honor Mission
Willie E. Butler, Retired
USA – Vietnam
Tallahassee, Florida  03-21-19


The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent respect for this hero. Sergeant First Class Willie Butler stood for us and now we will stand for him.Sergeant First Class Willie Butler served honorably in the United States Army for 24 years including during the Viet Nam conflict. He was a two time recipient of the Purple Heart as well as numerous other medals. He was a jump master in the Army Airborne, was an instructor in the Army Signal Corps and was an Army Pathfinder. His interment service will be held at the Tallahassee National Cemetery at 2:00 pm on Thursday 21 March 2019. We will stand a flag line during his interment service.

Staging Time: 1:30 pm

Tallahassee National Cemetery
5015 Apalachee Parkway (Committal Shelter #2)
Tallahassee, Florida 32311

Ride Captain:

Ride Captain: Mike Donohoe

Special Instructions:

Briefing: 1:45
Flags & Water:
Flags will be provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Don Reeder
Position: Florida Assistant State Captain

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March 21, 2019
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  1. My wife and I wish to extend our deepest sympathy for the loss of Your Hero.
    Rest in Peace, You will Not be Forgotten.

  2. My sincere condolences to the family of this True American Hero. Rest in Peace my Brother, we have the watch.

    David E. Olmstead
    FL RC
    CDR, USN (RET)

    “For those who fought for it, Freedom has a flavor the Protected will never know.”

  3. 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. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of SFC Willie E. Butler. Rest in Peace, Hero.

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

  5. Rest In Peace Hero. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. You are not forgotten.

    Standing for those who stood for us.

  6. My sincere condolences to the Family and Friends of SFC Willie E. Butler.

    May surviving family and friends find strength in acknowledgement that Willie was willing to sacrifice all that another might taste or maintain liberty and stood courageously where few dare tread and for such dedication to nation, duty, and service rendered, is so remembered and honored among patriots.

  7. My Condolences go out to family and friends of (Ret) US Army Vietnam Veteran, Willie E. Butler may you rest in peace and God be with you, Thank you for your service.

  8. As our Brother Willie 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!

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