The Colorado Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to Ride and Stand in Honor for Thomas M. Montoya, US Navy and Vietnam Veteran, for his "Last Ride" and Burial on Friday, 8-July. This mission will consist of 2 parts.
Part 1: Escort, Pueblo to PPNC. PGR will be leading this escort/procession.
11:00AM Stage, Doubletree Hotel, 1775 E Cheyenne Mountain Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80906
11:10AM Safety Brief and KSU to Pueblo
11:45AM Arrive at Family Home (RC will have address)
12:00PM Briefing with all riders/vehicles in procession
12:15PM KSU for PPNC
All Available Riders Please Post
Part 2: Direct Burial, Pikes Peak National Cemetery, 10545 Drennan Rd. Colorado Springs, CO
This will be a graveside Flagline, not at the Committal Shelter. Military Honors have already been rendered at a prior service.
1:00PM Stage, PPNC, SE of Admin Building
1:15PM Relocate to Grave Site and await Procession.
Gary 'Tin Man' Wetzel will serve as Ride Captain for both portions.
Rich 'Honor Man' Blackaby will bring Flags and coordinate our portion w/ PPNC staff while escort is in route.