The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in silent Honor and Respect for Willis Eugene Custer, U.S. Army Veteran during his final services on Thursday, 31 July 2014.  Willis went to be with the Lord on 25 July.

Services will be held at the Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg, WV ( beginning at 1100.  Family will receive visitors for one hour prior to start of services.

 Interment will follow in Rosedale Cemetery, 917 County Route 45/6, Martinsburg, WV (  Escort to the cemetery will be provided.

 WV Ride Captain Steve Chapman ( is the RCIC of this most honorable mission.

 Staging will be at the funeral home at 0930.

 Mission brief at 0945 with flag line in place NLT 1000 and maintained until start of services.

 Early weather forecast for Thursday is for temperatures in the low 80’s and a zero percent of precipitation.  Please dress accordingly, ensuring you stay well hydrated.

 Understanding this is a work day, along with conflicting with other missions in the area, if at all possible please make a concerted effort to attend and say “Thank You” and “God Speed” to Willis for his service to YOUR Country.




Joe Cumblidge

State Captain

West Virginia Patriot Guard