The American Tribute Ride Committee has been working hard to put the Fifth Annual American Tribute
Ride. This is the first year that the ride is not leaving from a Harley-Davidson Dealership it will be leaving from the Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial park in Wisconsin Rapids. From the Rapids the convoy were work its way to Coloma for a short break and some very neat activities. We will the travel to the Endeavor Fire Station for lunch and a special presentation for a Legacy Stone to honor Larry Millard at the WSFM. The procession should arrive in Endeavor at approximately at 1:45 PM after passing through the peaceful village of Westfield around 2:05 PM.as we transverse to the Fox Lake Fire Department Car Show. The day will conclude at the Fireman’s Park in Theresa around 5:15 PM. At the Theresa Fireman’s Park there will be Memorial service to honor and remember those that have made the Supreme Sacrifice serving our communities and county. Those being honored will be:
August 23 Army Staff Sgt. Matthew Thompson Brookfield Afghanistan
October 31 John C. Brocker Town of Oneida FD
February 25 FF Terrance (Terry) Shafer Spring Valley FD
July 11 Assistant Chief Mitchell Koski Montreal Fire Department
October 30 Daniel Glaze Rusk County Sheriff
March 22 Jason T. Weiland Everest Metro Police Dept.
April 11 Anthony Borostowski Wisconsin State Patrol
Our memorial service will be lead by Pastor Renae Dymond of Still Waters UMC Community Church along with Gina Crossley, our traditional bagpiper (sponsored by Hometown Towing and Schuette Heating and Air Conditioning).
The memorial service will be followed by a pay in advance awesome meal served by Leroy Meats of Horicon. The public is invited to attend any of our stops, especially the Memorial Service at Theresa. The ATR Committee does ask for pre-registration/payment for the evening meal for those that would like to join the entire rider.
The money raised from this very unique fund raiser supports a number of entities—Wisconsin Summer Camp for Burn Injured Youth, Badger Honor Flights, Veterans Assistanc Program at King Veterans Center, Wisconsin State Firefighters Memorial, Concerns of Police Survivors-Wisconsin.
We encourage you to pre-registration at the American tribute Ride website (www.americantributeride.com) or on Facebook. You may also may your pre-registrations to American Tribute Ride, P.O. Box 333, Allenton, WI 53002. For further questions please contact Ron Naab (262/629-9749 or firstname.lastname@example.org), or Barb Pahl (email@example.com.