The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent honor and respect for Cpl John W. Lodge, USMC Veteran of WWII for his final services on Saturday, 11 Jun 14.

Services will be at Marys Chapel, located on US 119/3, approximated 4.5 miles outside of Phillippi, WV.

West Virginia District Captain, Randy Rice (440236.rr@gmail.com), will be the designated Ride Captain in Charge of this most honorable mission.

There will be a two part staging for this mission:

#1.) Sheetz, 341 N. Locust St., Buckhannon, WV.

#2.) Staging time: 0900.

#3.) KSU at 0910.

Second staging will be at:

#1.) Flag Park, located directly across from the old Covered Bridge.

#2.) Staging time will be 10:00.

#3.) KSU will be at the direction and preference of the American Legion Commander who will be present.

As this is a weekend and most of us have day off, please make an effort to attend as, once again, we say “Thank You” and “God Speed, Sir.” to another member of our America’s Greatest Generation.

Joe Cumblidge
State Captain