The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand in honor at the Interment Service for Joe E. "Eddie" Tapia at Fort Logan National Cemetery, 3698 South Sheridan Blvd., Denver, 80236, on Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 1:00PM, Committal Shelter A.
Mr. Tapia was born on January 12, 1941 and died on May 18, 2023 at the age of 82. He served in the US Navy from 1961 until 1964.
12:15PM - Stage at the Fort Logan Visitors Center
12:30PM - Mission Briefing
12:45PM - Form Flag Line at Committal Shelter A
Will an available Ride Captain please post.
I will be honored to attend and will bring Flags.
Our prayers are lifted up for this Veteran, his family and friends. We ask that your memories bring you peace and comfort. May you find rest and know that you will never be forgotten. We are forever grateful for your service to our great country and for the freedom it allows us today.
It is an honor for me to stand with our American flag at the interment service of Mr. Tapia. In this time of your grief, please accept my heartfelt condolences and my thanks for his having served with us. 🇺🇸
My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Tapia. May your memories bring you comfort and peace during this difficult time. I will be honored to stand for Mr. Tapia.
My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mr. Tapia. I will be honored to stand for this veteran.
Sincere appreciation for the US Navy Service of Joe "Eddie" Tapia. The loss of someone who served and sacrificed is tragic and all Patriotic Americans are forever in their debt. Thankful for the sacrifices made by their families, as well. These Heroes gave up so much in order to preserve our freedoms and to ensure our safety and security. They have earned our recognition and respect. They will be greatly missed, but, will never be forgotten. May their family and friends achieve peace along with our enduring gratitude.
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories console you and bring you peace and comfort.
To the family and friends of Mr. Tapia please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one. Thank you for your service and sacrifice for our country. I will be honored to stand for this Shipmate.
I extend my most heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Joe E. "Eddie" Tapia, US Navy Veteran. During this most difficult time, I pray you peace. I will forever be grateful for his service, sacrifice, and dedication to our country. Rest easy now, Sailor…those you have left behind to carry on without you have the watch.
I wish to send my sincere condolences and prayers to the family and friends of Joe Eddie Tapia a US Navy Hero. I am grateful for the years of service that was provided us so we can enjoy the freedoms we have today. Thank you for your service to our country.
‘Can Do’ Bob Aholt
PGR Ride Captain
To the family of Mr. Tapia, I extend to you my deepest condolences on the loss of your loved one and American Hero. I Thank You Sir, for your service to our Great Nation, and may you now rest in well-deserved peace.
'Damnit Jim' Balcerovich
Patriot Guard Riders of Colorado
With gratitude and respect for his service, farewell to our brother in arms. Requiescat in pace.
It is my privilege to stand in honor of Mr. Tapia.
To the family and friends of this hero I offer sincere condolences.
Rest in peace, Sailor. We have the watch from here.
Dave “Captain Slow” Lefavor
USAF 1967-1972; USAFR 1972-1979