Friday and Saturday




We gathered at O'Hare.  The plane was an hour late.


And then it was here.  Alex arrived.


We traveled out I-90.



We paraded through Elgin.



We got Alex to the funeral home.  The four hour wake would begin soon, but I had to leave.  I will return tomorrow for the funeral and so will many others.








Funeral day.  I will post more photos later.

Alex took extra classes in high school so he could graduate earlier.

So he could join the Marines earlier.

So I want to do a good job.


Just one for now -- Governor Quinn who is so diligent about attending KIA funerals in his state.

And is so diligent about acknowledging every PGRider individually on his way inside:








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