Richard A. Epperly, 83, Veteran
Grand Island, Nebraska - 22 Apr 2017
ABOUT THE MISSION:
Tom Epperly, Sr. Ride Captain, Ass’t State Captain, Patriot Guard Riders, Ashland, Kentucky, has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand a Flag Line at his father’s Memorial service on SATURDAY, APRIL 22, 2017 at the STOLLEY PARK CHURCH OF CHRIST 2822 W Stolley Park Rd, GRAND ISLAND, Nebraska.
Veteran Marine Lance Corporal Richard A. Epperly, 83, served his country as a radio operator in Okinawa, Japan, South Korea and the Aleutian Islands. He entered the United States Marine Corps on August 21, 1953 and served until August 20, 1956.
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 22 Apr 2017
- Primary Staging Time: 12:30 P.M.
- Stolley Park Church of Christ
2822 W Stolley Park Rd
- Grand Island, Nebraska - 68801
- Ride Captain:
- Mike Gentes
Flag Captain: Cody & Dave Eastman
- Special Instructions:
- RIDERS MEETING: 12:50 PM
FLAG LINE: 12:55PM
MILITARY HONORS: 1:50PM
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 2:00PM
There will be no escort or graveside service.
Safety being paramount – ride only if conditions permit. The Nebraska Patriot Guard Riders have been recognized by the National Safety Council and the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety for adhering to and promoting motorcycle safety. Ride Alert – Ride Safe.
- Flags & Water:
- Flags Will Be Provided
- Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
- Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted By: Scott Knudsen
Position: State Captain
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