The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Michael James Porter, US Army (Retired) for his final services and interment on Thursday, 18 April 2019. Michael went to be with the Lord on 14 April.

He was a proud, retired Veteran of the US Army, having served two tours of duty in Vietnam.

Staging Time: 09:30

St. Mark Evangelical Lutheran Church Chapel
141 Kruger St.
Wheeling, West Virginia 26003


Ride Captain:
Cheryl Skinner (proudusa@outlook.com).

Special Instructions:
Mission brief at 0945.

Flag line will be in place NLT 1000 and maintained until the start of services at 1100.

There will be public visitation beginning at 1000 so please arrive as quietly as possible.

At the conclusion of services, our flag line will be set for his dignified transfer to the hearse. Escort will be provided to Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens for graveside services. Flag line will be set and maintained until the conclusion of services.

Won’t you join with us as we say “Thank You”, “God Speed” and “Welcome Home” to our native son who so willingly gave of himself for our freedom and liberty.

Flags & Water
:Flags will not be provided

If you have large bike flags, please bring them.

Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Susan Whitlatch

Position: West Virginia Mission Submitter

141 Kruger St, Wheeling, WV 26003