1LT John Oppie, 87, US Army, Veteran, OF Georgetown, TX
The family of First Lieutenant John Oppie has requested the presence of the Patriot Guard Riders at the Committal Service of their Loved One.
During his three years of military service (January 1954 – January 1957) John graduated from OCS as a Second Lieutenant and lived in Ft Riley, Kansas, as well as Erlangen, Germany. His entire obituary may be found here: https://www.ramseyfuneral.com/obituary/john-oppie
Date: Mon, 16 Sep 19
Staging Time: 1005
Staging Location: The cul-de-sac between the Walk of Heroes and the Memorial Shelter at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, 11463 SH 195, Killeen, TX 76542 (http://tinyurl.com/CenTexVetsCeme)
Setup & Briefing: Upon clearance and at the direction of the Ride Captain, we will move to the shelter, set up the flags, be briefed and await arrival of the procession.
WX: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
1. Be at staging ON TIME.
2. Hydrate well prior, bring water for yourself and a buddy and dress with consideration of the weather conditions.