The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for S2C William Taylor, U.S. Navy (Seabees) WWII Veteran. William went to be with the Lord on 22 Apr 15.

Services will be held on Saturday, 25 Apr, at the Chambers & James Funeral Home, 1030 Main St., Wellsburg, WV ( beginning at 1000. Visitation will be from 0900 until the start of services.

Mike Whitlatch ( and Susan Whitlatch ( are the designated RCICs for this most honorable mission.

Staging will be at the funeral home at 0830.

Mission brief at 0845.

Flag line will be established prior to the family’s arrival at 0900 and maintained until start of services.

At the conclusion of services, flag line will once again be established at William is moved to the hearse for his final journey.

Escort will be provided to the Short Creek Cemetery, Wheeling, WV. Road into the cemetery is NOT paved. Ensure all on 2 wheels have a kickstand plate.

Saturday’s weather forecast is for temperatures in the mid-50’s with PM showers. Please dress and travel accordingly.

As this is a weekend, if at all possible, please make the effort to attend as we say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to another of America’s Greatest Generation.