Confirmed:Edward Chevalier, Veteran US Army, Vietnam (03-21) 6 JAN 21

When:
January 6, 2021 @ 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
2021-01-06T12:45:00-06:00
2021-01-06T14:45:00-06:00
Where:
Lowe's Home Improvement
1470 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78209
USA
US ARMY VETERAN – VIETNAM

The family of Mr. Edward F. Chevalier, a US Army Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders at the graveside rendering of military honors of their loved one.  We are honored to accept this invitation.

Edward F. Chevalier went to join his loving wife on Wednesday December 9, 2020. He was born on April 10, 1949 in San Antonio, Texas, to parents Edward R. Chevalier and Druecillo Fleming Chevalier. Edward grew up in San Antonio, Texas and graduated from Alamo Heights High School in 1968. He served his nation proudly in the United States Army and was a true American Patriot. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southwest Texas State University.

Ed enjoyed hunting, fishing, and hosting BBQ’s for friends and family at his ranch. He was a man of strong convictions and always stood up for things he thought were right. He was preceded in death by his high school sweetheart Nina L. Chevalier. They were married for 52 years and shared many adventures together.

He is survived by his son Edward J. Chevalier, wife Adrienne, daughters Sarah, Allie, and son Eddie; son Robert G. Chevalier, wife Jennifer, sons Ashton and wife Kat and Blake; Nephew Dalton L. Watson and Niece Athie Watson.

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

REQUESTOR:  Daniel Gonzalez, Family SPOX – Dalton Watson, SAPGR Flag Captain

STAGING:  12:45 pm, Wednesday, January 6, 2020
Lowe’s Home Improvement
1470 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78209
https://goo.gl/maps/ERgNaKivkcN2

BRIEFING:  1:00 pm

KSU:  1:15 pm (Semper Gumby)

INTERMENT:   1:45 pm – Shelter #5
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78209
https://goo.gl/maps/Q9DUsYSBUS92

RC 1:   Bob “Pizza Man” Johnson
bobtxpgr@gmail.com

RC 2:  Andy “Uncle Guido” Schwartz
arscompshooter@yahoo.com

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

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