Confirmed:Richard Hood, Retired US Air Force, WWII, Korea, Vietnam (10-21) 9 JAN 21

When:
January 9, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
2021-01-09T09:00:00-06:00
2021-01-09T11:00:00-06:00
Where:
First United Methodist Church of Pearsall
507 E San Antonio St
Pearsall, TX 78061
USA
“SHORT NOTICE”
US AIR FORCE VETERAN RETIRED – WWII, KOREA & VIETNAM

The family of Mr. Richard H. Hood, a US Air Force (Ret.) Veteran, requests the presence and participation of the San Antonio Patriot Guard at the services, LEO supported procession, and graveside rendering of military honors of their loved one. We are honored to accept this invitation.

Dr. Richard H. Hood 94 years old. Born on July 4, 1926 in Murray, Kentucky and Passed away on December 25, 2020 in San Antonio.  My granddad is a proud Air Force Col. retired with so many accomplishments in his many years of service.

WEATHER: Hi 60 / Lo 41, 2% Chance of Rain, 92% Humidity, Wind: 4 mph NE

REQUESTOR:  Brittany Ruiz, Granddaughter

STAGING:  9:00 am, Saturday, January 9, 2021
First United Methodist Church of Pearsall
507 East San Antonio Street
Pearsall, Texas 78061
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BRIEFING:  9:15 am

SERVICE:  10:00 am
First United Methodist Church of Pearsall
507 East San Antonio Street
Pearsall, Texas 78061
https://goo.gl/maps/ew2VtwkWWWxzyUCN7

RC:   Lisa “Fancy Pants” Menard
Lisa.menard1005@gmail.com

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

** 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!

 ***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