The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Staff Sergeant Arlen Shafer who went to be with the Lord. It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of an American Hero. Arlen Shafer died on 13 July 2016. Arlen was an Air Force Crew Chief on a B47 Bomber Stragic Air Command and Veteran of the Korean War. Arlen served from 1953-1957. His family has requested that the PGR join them in honoring their loved one at his funeral service and burial.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 18th, 2016, beginning at 10:00 a.m. at McCulla Funeral Home at 770 Fairmont Road, Morgantown, WV 26501.

WV RC Linda Stimmell is the RCIC for this Mission of Honor. Contact cell phone number is 304-685-6258.

Will be at the McDonalds Resturant located in Westover, just off interstate 79 (Westover Exit), 909 Fairmont Road, Westover, WV.

Staging time 9:00 a.m.,

KSU at 9:20 a.m.

Flagline will be established NLT 9:30 a.m.

Upon completion of the service, we will provide escort to Beverly Hill Cemetery, which is about five miles from the funeral home. A flag line will be reestablished at the cemetery.

Westover, WV 26501