The friends of Marine Corps veteran Kevin Quinn have planned a "Hero's Last Ride" along the route of Mr. Quinn's funeral procession on Monday. Mr. Quinn was killed last week when his vehcile was struck head-on by a car apparently fleeing from police. Mr. Quinn was on the way home from visiting his wife and new-born daughter at Cape Cod Hospital.
Here is what is planned for Monday along the funeral procession route:
"On Monday August 6th please line the funeral procession route for the family and friends of USMC war veteran Kevin Quinn. Member of the excavation construction industry the owner of Quinn septic and excavation.
Kevin also has a week old baby Girl with Mr Ts auto repair taking donations of baby stuff toys clothes gift cards and monetary donations going directly to Kevin’s family. SATURDAY AUGUST 4th
Mr Ts auto repair route 130 Mashpee
Please give one hour of your time to pay respect to a man who was taken too soon.
Line up on the route starting at 11am.
Cars, Trucks, tractor trailers, cranes anyone and everyone is encouraged to show their support for this fallen hero. Please park on the far right side of the roadway and stay way inside the white line. Please show your patriotism by bringing an American flag or a USMC flag to show your support as the procession passes by. "
Additionally, the Facebook post lists some of the tributes planned along the route:
"Mashpee EMS Complex
Baxter’s largest crane,
The old cherry stones
A&H recon wrecker hoisting globe and anchor
Spirit of America marching band with honor guard
Detachment 125 marine corps league honor guard
Mashpee fire ladder
Crane wildlife refuge
Beacon marine cane
Falmouth fire ladder
Route 28 on ramp
Route 28 north bound
Heavy trucks 18 wheelers
Bay state crane
Big wheels wreckers
bourne fire and Pd DPW
Cemetery entrance MMR ladder
Expecting hundreds of bikers from leathernecks and jarheads Mc coming in strong and hundreds of people from the community
Get there early get off the road to ease the expected congestion fill every foot spread it out."