Department of Florida Riders Prayer List

Linwood “Sharecropper” Koonce from FL422 passed away 1/19/18.  Please pray for his family and friends during this difficult time.

James “Hambone” Merritt is having back surgery 1/9/18.  Pray for a successful surgery and quick recovery.

Don Giehl, Jr. from FL2 just got out of the hospital with some gastrointestinal issues and is in extreme pain.  Pray for wisdom for his doctor, lessening of his pain and complete healing.

Cathy “Cat” Peel from FL44 went home to be with God and her husband Bill 12/30/17 after suffering a major heart attack last week.  Please prayer for her family  and loved ones as they are heartbroken over this sudden, devastating loss.

Tony Shuta from FL2 continues to need prayer for a bad infection in his foot that may result in a partial amputation.

Curt Johnson from FL2 has aggressive stage 3 bone marrow cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy.  Please pray for his cancer to go into remission.

Beverly Munoz from FL12 is still grieving the loss of her husband Mike “Mouse” Munoz in late October.  Please pray for her and the family during this difficult time.

Walter Gilbert from FL2 has been receiving cancer treatment for some time but the chemo has helped shrink some of his tumors.  Thankfully his brain tumor is not growing at this time.

                                                                                     Updated 1/9/2018


Welcome to the Chaplain’s Corner!

​I am Heather Stretar, the Department of Florida Amvets Riders Chaplain.A proud member of the Amvets Riders Chapter 2 in Edgewater, Florida, it is truly an honor and pleasure to serve as your chaplain! This page is designed to be a place where you can post prayer requests for fallen riders and sick call, and information about memorial events and services. If you have a specific prayer need and would like others to be in prayer for you, your family, or a member of your Amvets Riders group, please submit the information to me and I will make sure it is posted in the Chaplain’s Corner.Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need anything. I am always available to listen, encourage, or pray with you!

​ May God Bless You and Keep You Safe,

​Heather Stretar
​Department of Florida Amvets Riders Chaplain

​“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified, for the Lord your God goes with you, he will never leave you nor forsake you.” Deuteronomy 31:6