Michigan Remembers Run
Saturday, September 22, 2007, 1:30 p.m.
on the Capitol steps, Lansing, Michigan

The 9th Annual Michigan Remembers Run
(MRR) honors and remembers military POW/MIA
personnel from all U.S. Wars, and the families who
await return of their loved one’s.

The run begins from staging sites around Michigan on Saturday morning, September 22

Then, the various groups ride to Lansing.

A Michigan Remembers Run commemorative
pin/patch is available at the Capitol steps for a donation
of $10.00 (US funds - proceeds go to the POW/MIA
issue).

The ceremony will last approximately an hour.
Please…no-attitudes or alcohol (before or during
the ride and ceremony).
Motorcycle riders must conform to Michigan statues regarding motorcycle operation.
The Michigan Remembers Run is open to the public.
Everyone is welcome! Please arrive by 1:15 p.m.

Gary D. Moore, Michigan Remembers Run Chairman
5161 Howard Rd
Smiths Creek MI 48074-2023
Phone: (810) 987-9565 -- email: mrr@gmasw.com
www.michiganremembersrun.com

STAGING AREAS
*Adrian- meet at VFW Post 1584, 726 N Main St (look for
the helicopter). Depart: 11:00 a.m. Ride Captain: Tony
Lara (Cell Ph after 7:30 p.m.) (517) 902-1218
*Almont- staging site is McDonalds. Depart: 10:30 a.m.
Ride Captain: Mike Harrington (586) 752-5455
*Benton Harbor- staging site is Applebee’s parking lot
(Pipestone Rd and I-94). Depart: 7:30 a.m. Then join
*Kalamazoo -#2 staging site. Ride Captains: Dan Asaro
(269) 449-6749; Brien Jenkins (Cell Ph) (269) 470-6821
*Big Rapids-staging site is Wal-Mart parking lot by the
Service Station. Depart: 10:15 a.m. Ride Captain: Bob
Cook (231) 796-3092
*Cadillac- staging site is BP Gas Station at M-115 and
Old U.S. 131. Depart: 8:45 a.m. Ride Captain: Patrick
O’Riley (231) 839-6183
*Flint-staging site is the rest area at M-13 (Sheridan Rd)
and M-21 (Corunna Rd) (Northeast corner). It is three
miles North of I-69 (on M-13) thru the town of Lennon.
Depart: 10:45 a.m. Ride Captain: Mike “Flagman”
Bowen (810) 659-1879
*Grand Rapids -staging site is McDonald's (West River
Dr), Exit 91 off US-131. Depart: 11:00 a.m. Ride
Captain: Don Case (616) 262-9559
*Hastings- staging site is McDonald's. Depart: 10:30 a.m.
Ride Captains: Rocky and Claudette Adams
(269) 945-6230
*Hemlock/Merrill -staging site is Merrill/Hemlock VFW
Hall on M-46. Depart: 10:30 a.m. Contact: Mike Rose
(989) 695-4640
*Kalamazoo -#2 staging site La Rue's Restaurant, I-94
and Oshtemo exit. Depart: 9:30 a.m. Ride Captain: Phil
Rath (269) 679-3033
Lansing Security Captain: Larry Helser (517) 694-1865
*Lapeer- staging site is Ray-C’s Harley-Davidson (on
M-21). Depart: 10:45 a.m. Ride Captain: Michael Plaza
(810) 793-7501
*Livonia (Wayne County) -staging site is American Steel
Motorcycles, 30805 Plymouth Rd. Depart: 10:40 a.m.
Ride Coordinator: Mike Conant (734) 427-4756
*Ludington -staging site is Big Boys. Depart: 8:00 a.m.
Ride Captain: Dan Manning (231) 843-9817
*Macomb County- staging site is Wolverine Harley-
Davidson, 44660 N Gratiot Ave, Clinton Twp. Depart:
10:15 a.m. Ride Captains: TBA (586) 463-7700
*Midland -staging site is Sanford Eagles Club, 508 W
Saginaw Road, Sanford. Depart: 10:15 a.m. Ride
Captain: Andy Herman II (989) 631-1233
*Mount Pleasant -staging site is VFW (4841 E Pickard).
Depart: 10:30 a.m. Stop at Big Boy in St. John’s. Leave
11:45 a.m. Ride Captain: Scott Wilkinson
(989) 689-3439
*Muskegon-staging site is Vietnam Veterans Memorial,
Final Approach, at the East end of Mona Lake, Grand
Haven Rd and Bus 31 (look for the Huey). Depart: 10:00
a.m. Ride Captain: Dave Johnson (231) 777-1016
*Pontiac/North Oakland County- staging site is McBikers
McDonald’s, 5854 Highland Road (M-59 - East of Airport
Road), Waterford. Depart: 11:00 a.m. Ride Captain:
Barry Dennis (248) 666-4842
*Port Huron (St Clair/Sanilac County) -staging site is
Wadhams McDonald’s (Wadhams Road, South of Lapeer
Road) in the RV lot (South side). Depart: 10:00 a.m.
Ride Captain: Bob Schmidt (586) 949-4531
*Traverse City- meet at Cadillac staging site. Contact:
Bob Bargiel (231) 946-1818
*Upper Michigan- staging site is Shell Station on the
south side of the Mackinaw Bridge. Depart Friday for
Houghton Lake (over night stay). Ride Captain: Terry
Nelson (906) 440-0294

Silver Rose (Agent Orange/Dioxin Victims Awareness)
information at: http://www.silverrose.org
Michigan Patroit Guard information will be available:
http://www.pgrmichigan.org