These Services will take place.... this Wednesday, 1/23/2019 at 11:30 am, at The Sarasota National Cemetery.
From time to time, we are alerted to a local HERO or more, who has no known friends or family locally to attend their final farewell from a grateful nation. When we learn of these HEROES, we let you know in hopes you, a friend or a family member may be able attend to pay your respects and Thank these HEROES for their sacrifice, service and patriotism...
The 5 Local Heroes listed below, will be honored... Names will be released, at the time of their services..
Included amongst these 5 Heroes, is a Korean Veteran and a Vietnam Veteran...
PFC US ARMY
Served: 4-3-1947 to 1-31-1950
Born: 8-10-1929 Passed: 7-29-1991
PFC US ARMY
Served: 3-31-1977 to 6-13-1979
Born: 8-12-1959 Passed: 12-8-2018
Served: 11-3-1953 to 10-8-1957 - KOREA VETERAN
Born: 10-18-1936 Passed: 11-26-2018
AMN US AIR FORCE
Served: 1-27-1960 to 12-21-1962
Born: 9-18-1942 Passed: 12-30-2018
A1C US AIR FORCE
Served: 6-20-1960 to 7-8-1965 - VIETNAM VETERAN
Born: 2-10-1942 Passed: 1-5-2019
The Sarasota National Cemetery is located at:
9810 State Road 72, Sarasota, FL 34241
Ph: 941-922-7200 · 877-861-9840 (toll free)
Directions: Take interstate 75 to exit 205 (Clark Rd) travel east for 4 miles (toward Myakka River State Park), The Sarasota National Cemetery, is on the right.