Confirmed Part 1 of 2:Gilbert Tarin, Veteran US Navy WWII (05-21) 6 JAN 21

When:
January 6, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
2021-01-06T18:00:00-06:00
2021-01-06T19:00:00-06:00
Where:
Southside Funeral Home
6301 S Flores St
San Antonio, TX 78214
USA
2 PART MISSION
US NAVY VETERAN – WWII
The family of Mr. Gilbert Alfonso Tarin, a US Navy Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders at the services, LEO supported procession, and graveside rendering of military honors of their loved one. We are honored to accept this invitation.

Gilbert Alfonso Tarin entered into eternal rest on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at the age of 92 years. He loved playing golf, hunting, fishing and water skiing. Gilbert is survived by his loving wife, Sheryl Tarin; children, Jesse Tarin (Martha), Jason Longoria, Christopher Klassen, Darlene Ortega (Augustin) and Greg Cruz; grandchildren, Jesse Jr., Oscar, Augie and Maddie; great grandchildren, Zachary and Ethan; brother, Ignacio Garcia; sister, Mary Urso; also, numerous nieces and nephews.

Mr. Gilbert Tarin enlisted into the US Navy in 1945, after serving on several ships in the Pacific Fleet. He was Discharged in 1949.

WEATHER: Hi 71 / Lo 46, 9% Chance of Rain, 95% Humidity, Wind: 4 mph S

REQUESTOR:  Carlos Mendez, Brother-in-law/SAPGR Member

PART 1

STAGING:  6:00 pm, Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Southside Funeral Home
6301 S Flores Street
San Antonio, Texas 78214
https://goo.gl/maps/UnwEaHyJVjC2

BRIEFING:  6:15 pm

SERVICE:  7:00 pm
Southside Funeral Home
6301 S Flores Street
San Antonio, Texas 78214
https://goo.gl/maps/UnwEaHyJVjC2

THIS WILL BE A FLAG LINE ONLY AT THE ROSARY

RC:   Juan “Mr. T” Tarango
juantarango16@yahoo.com

FC:   Alice “Cake Lady” Wagener
hwagener@sbcglobal.net

** EVERYONE MUST WEAR FACE COVERING AT THE STAGING AREA & THE FUNERAL HOME **

PART 2
 
WEATHER: Hi 69 / Lo 43, 9% Chance of Rain, 67% Humidity, Wind: 6 mph NNW
 
STAGING:  9:00 am, Thursday, January 7, 2021
               Southside Funeral Home
               6301 S Flores Street
               San Antonio, Texas 78214
               https://goo.gl/maps/UnwEaHyJVjC2
 
BRIEFING:  9:15 am

SERVICE:  10:00 am
               Southside Funeral Home
               6301 S Flores Street
               San Antonio, Texas 78214
               https://goo.gl/maps/UnwEaHyJVjC2
 
KSU:  10:30 am (Semper Gumby)

INTERMENT:   11:00 am
                     Delgado Cemetery
                     11081 Cassiano Road
                     San Antonio, Texas 78223
                     https://goo.gl/maps/k7WzcMGFF3J8pRsj8
 
RC:   Juan “Mr. T” Tarango
          juantarango16@yahoo.com
 
FC:   Alice “Cake Lady” Wagener
          hwagener@sbcglobal.net
 
 
** EVERYONE MUST WEAR FACE COVERING AT THE FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY **

ADDITIONAL INSTRUCTIONS

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

bobtxpgr@gmail.com