Confimred:Ralph Schlueter, Veteran US Navy, Korea (103-20) 6 OCT 20

October 6, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 12:45 pm
Porter Loring Mortuaries North
2102 N Loop 1604 E
San Antonio, TX 78232

The family of Mr. Ralph Schlueter, a US Navy Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard for the LEO supported procession, and graveside rendering of military honors of their loved one. We are honored to accept this invitation.
Ralph Kermit Schlueter, long time San Antonio Educator and Administrator, passed away Monday, September 21, 2020 at the age of 86. Ralph was born September 22, 1933 in San Antonio, Texas. He was a United States Navy veteran, He went into the U.S. Navy on 28 Aug 51 and was Honorably Discharged on 27 July 54. He proudly served his country during the Korean War.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Schlueter; parents, Kermit William and Paula Schlueter; and grandson, Travis Schlueter. Ralph is survived by his daughter, Tammara Schlueter Hillert (Sydney); son, Scott Schlueter (Kelli), son, Matthew Schlueter (Terry); grandchildren, Derek and Shanna Koutz, David and Crystal Koutz, Daniel and Kim Gibbins, Tiffany Cox, and Kevin Schlueter; great-grandchildren, Leeander, Emma, Lillie, Trevor, Taylor, Myriah, Garrett, Grandon, and Madison; sister, Gloria Schlueter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

WEATHER: Hi 89 / Lo 63, 0% Chance of Rain, 88% Humidity, Wind: 5 mph SW

REQUESTOR:  Scott Schlueter, Son

STAGING:  9:00 am, Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Porter Loring Mortuaries North
2102 N Loop-1604E
San Antonio, Texas 78232 S2

BRIEFING:  9:15 am

SERVICE:  10:00 am
Porter Loring Mortuaries North
2102 N Loop-1604E
San Antonio, Texas 78232 S2

KSU:  11:15 am (Semper Gumby)

INTERMENT:   11:45 am
Holy Cross Cemetery
17501 Nacogdoches Road
San Antonio, Texas 78266

RC:   Pete “Sea Dog” Johnson

FC:   Juan “Mr. T” Tarango



1. Iron horses if you can, cages are always welcome and appreciated and unless under special circumstances not allowed in processions. You do not have to have a motorcycle to participate in honoring our veterans.

2. Safety First: Please remember to properly hydrate (including the night before) before any outdoor activity and to dress appropriately. Do not hesitate to take a break at any time if you feel you need to get in the shade or get indoors and always ask for help at any time. Also please do not forget your sun screen.

3. Please remember that our mission is to stand tall and silent, and with honor and. NO TALKING, SMOKING, CHEWING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS, OR CELL PHONE USE IN THE FLAG LINE!

4. Cemeteries are hallowed ground. Please keep radios off and engine noise to a minimum. Observe the 15 MPH speed limit. Show our respect to ALL who are in attendance.

5. If riding/driving a motorcycle on Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, which is located within a Military Installation, you will need to wear closed toe shoes, long sleeve shirt, gloves, DOT approved helmet, eye protection, long pants, and boots/shoes that cover the ankle.

 ***Safety Notice***
Before volunteering and/or attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders missions we encourage you to review all safety information below.  Included are some potential safety concerns to be aware of, however this does not include the full scope of all potential hazards.  Anyone attending any San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders mission understands that they do so at their own risk. Neither the Patriot Guard Riders Organization nor its representatives are liable for any damages incurred on any PGR mission or event.
Funeral Processions/Escorts
EVERY RIDER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for their own safety at all times while riding in a funeral procession.

At NO TIME are any riders authorized to block any intersection or otherwise block or impede traffic laws in any way.  Only Law Enforcement officials are authorized to block and/or impeded the lawful flow of traffic.

If you choose to fly a flag on your bike you are SOLELY RESPONSIBLE for ensuring it is secured and not a danger to any other rider or traffic.

Warm Regards,
Bob “Pizza Man” Johnson
Deputy State Captain
San Antonio Patriot Guard
Honor, Dignity, Respect
Cell: (562) 413-2223