The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in honor at the Interment Service for Jeffrey Lynn Tonkin at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 South Sheridan Blvd., Denver, 80236, on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 9:15AM, Committal Shelter C.
Mr. Tonkin was born on November 16, 1943 and died on January 27, 2021 at the age of 77. He retired from the US Army after 23 years of Service. He served in Vietnam and was a double amputee. He earned the Purple Heart for his Service related injuries. Mr. Tonkin's brother is a Patriot Guard Rider.
8:30AM - Stage at the Fort Logan Visitors Center
8:45AM - Mission Briefing
9:00AM - Depart for Committal Shelter C in order to form Flag Line
Will an available Ride Captain please post.
I will be honored to attend and will bring Flags.
At Fort Logan, during Staging until departure for the Committal Shelter, please have a facial covering around your neck so that it may be put in place if the six foot spacing buffer is encroached. During the Interment Service at the Committal Shelter, while standing in the Flag Line, a facial covering must be in place (over nose and mouth) and six foot spacing should be maintained.