Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Sergeant Leroy Richard “Dick” Musgrove who went to be with the Lord. It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of an American Hero. Sergeant Leroy Musgrove died on July 1st, 2012. Leroy was an U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. The Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home in Fairmont, WV are handling funeral arrangements, with interment at the Mount Nebo Cemetery in Bunners Ridge, WV. His family has requested that the PGR join them in honoring their loved one at his funeral service and burial on Thursday, July 5th, 2012.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 5th, 2012, beginning at 11:00 a.m. at the Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home at 209 Merchant Street in Fairmont, WV.
Will be at the McDonalds Restaurant located at 1000 Speedway Avenue, Fairmont, WV.
Directions: From North or South on Interstate 79, get off at exit 137 (WV310). Head towards downtown Fairmont and McDonalds will be .4 miles from the exit on the right.
Staging time will be NO LATER THAN 0930.
KSU at 0945.
Flag Line will be in place by 1000 and will be maintained until the start of services.
PGR will provide escort from the funeral home to the cemetery (approx. 8 miles).
Please bring your 3×5 flags if you have them.
Weather forecast indicates a very hot day with temps between 69/95 but NO RAIN, so dress appropriately.
Bikes and cages are both welcome.
WV RC Doug Geary is the RCIC for this Mission of Honor.