Confirmed:John Hubbell, Veteran US Marine Corps (101-19) 8 JUN 19

June 8, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Salvation Army
521 W Elmira St
San Antonio, TX 78212

The family of Mr. John Gregory Hubbell, a US Marine Corps Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard Riders at the Church Service of their loved one.

John Gregory Hubbell August 13, 1962 – April 27, 2019.

John Gregory Hubbell, 56, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019. John was born to parents, Charles Hubbell and Margaret Carlin, on August 13, 1962, in Gary, Indiana. John graduated from Northbrook High School of Houston, Texas, in 1982.  In 1983, John went on to serve his country in the United States Marine Corps. He served the Marine Corps for three years until his discharge in 1986, as a Lance Corporal. After he served his country, John went on to culinary school to become a chef. John worked as a Chef for 15+ years. After 15+ years of service, John was forced to retire from cooking in late 2012, because of injury. He enjoyed cooking. In 2014, John was honored with a four-star rating from Zagats.  John met Kari Abbott in 1985. They were married on February 28, 1987, in Vista, California. Together they raised two children: John Charles “J.C.” Hubbell and Margaret Renee “Maggie” Hubbell. John and Kari Hubbell later divorced in 2011.  John is survived by his son, John Charles “J.C.” Hubbell; his daughter, Margaret Renee “Maggie” Hubbell; his ex-wife, Kari Hubbell; his brothers, David Hubbell & Chuck Hubbell; his sisters, Laurie Sellers & Kathi Underwood; his nieces, Trina Masera, Kris Underwood Horth, Jennifer Stransky, Nicole McCauley, Kristie Colleen “K.C.” Horth, Rachel Sellers, Camryn Masera, Ariel Underwood, Melissa Horth, Tiffany Jo Cook, Amber Hamilton & Haley Underwood; his nephews, Scott Underwood, Charlie Sellers, Brett Horth, Dan Masera Sr., Dan Masera Jr., Daniel Underwood & Nicholas Horth; his brother-in-law, Terry Sellers; and his sister-in-laws, Debra Henke-Dobson, Drema Hubbell & Louanne Hubbell.  The family has entrusted a Cremation with the arrangements. An event is scheduled and date and time are to be determined at The Salvation Army of San Antonio, Texas. A reception will follow at the same location. Major Stephanie Sills, of The Salvation Army, will officiate the ceremony.

My father was cremated, and we do not have a place of interment. There is no funeral procession, but you are welcome to attend my father’s service. He was a member of the San Antonio Chapter of the Patriot Guard Riders. He will be receiving full military honors at his service. He would love to have you there, and that was one of his requests. We hope to see you there.

WEATHER:  Hi 103 / Lo 78, 0% Chance of Rain, 52% Humidity

REQUESTOR:  John Charles Hubbell, Son

STAGING:  1300 Hours, Saturday, June 8, 2019
The Salvation Army
521 West Elmira Street
San Antonio, Texas 78212

BRIEFING: 1315 Hours

SERVICE:   1400 Hours
The Salvation Army
521 West Elmira Street
San Antonio, Texas 78212

RC:   Lisa “Fancy Pants” Menard

FC:   Alice “Cake Lady” Wagener


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!

 ***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