Confirmed:Miguel Martinez, Veteran US Navy (68-19) 29 APR 19

April 29, 2019 @ 11:45 am – 3:00 pm
Funeraria Del Angel Trevino
2525 Palo Alto Rd
San Antonio, TX 78211

The family of Mr. Miguel Gonzales Martinez, 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.

Miguel Gonzales Martinez was born on February 14, 1949 and went to be with the Lord on April 22, 2019, at the age of 70.  He is preceded in death by his father: Bruno J. Martinez and brother: Francisco Martinez. Miguel is survived by his mother: Maria Martinez; mother of their children: Maria de Jesus Felan; children and their spouses: Michelle De La Rosa and Mark Anthony Salazar, Michael Steven Martinez, and Jose Adolfo and Valeria Ann Martinez; grandchildren: Christopher Mathew Martinez, Amber Kathleen De La Rosa, Samantha Denise De La Rosa, Matthew Ivan Martinez, Sebastian Michael Martinez, Urijah Abram Martinez, and Josiah Abram Martinez; siblings and their spouses: Geraldo and Diana Martinez, Ernesto and Sylvia Martinez, Dolores Thompson, Isabel Fredricks, Jose and Maria Martinez, Olivia M. Crawford, Juan and Connie Martinez, Luis Martinez, Lorenzo and Sonia Martinez, and Jorge and Marissa Martinez; as well as numerous nieces and nephews, extended family and friends.  Mr. Miguel Gonzales Martinez was a veteran who proudly served his country in the US Navy and Air National Guard.

WEATHER: Hi 87 / Lo 71, 6% Chance of Rain, 67% Humidity

REQUESTOR:  Valerie Martinez, Daughter in law

STAGING:  1145 Hours, Monday, April 29, 2019
Funeraria Del Angel Trevino
2525 Palo Alto Rd
San Antonio, TX 78211

BRIEFING:  1200 Hours

HONOR LINE:   1215 Hours

KSU:   1230 Hours (Semper Gumby)

SERVICE: 1300 Hours
St. Frances Cabrini Church
1606 San Casimiro
San Antonio, Texas 78214

INTERMENT:   1400 Hours
Mission Burial Park South
1700 SE Military Dr.
San Antonio, Texas 78214

RC:    Pete “Sea Dog” Johnson

FC:   Martin “SoJo” Sojourner


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