Sept. 12 and Sept. 14, 2021 Processions for Cpl. Humberto A. “Bert” Sanchez

Last Updated on September 16, 2021 by Cass County Online

On Sunday, Sept. 12, 2021, thousands of Hoosiers paid their respects to Marine Corporal Humberto A. “Bert” Sanchez, 22, of Logansport, Indiana. Sanchez was one of 13 service members killed on August 26, 2021 while serving on active duty in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Following a dignified transfer at Grissom Air Reserve Base, an estimated 9,500 motorcycles accompanied the hearse in a procession to Gundrum Funeral Home in Logansport.

Public visitation was held from 1-7 p.m. Monday, September 13 and a public funeral was held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14 at LifeGate Church in Logansport.

You can view an album of photos on our Facebook page here.

See our video as the procession passes under the garrison flag at 8th and Market in Logansport on Sept. 12, 2021 below.

Below is a video of some of the moments from Sept. 12, 2021, beginning at sunrise through the procession’s passage under the garrison flag in Logansport.

View the funeral service from Walton Webcasting at the link above
View the funeral procession as it turns from Market Street to 6th Street in Logansport.
View the funeral procession as it passes in front of Veterans Freedom Park at LMU Park in Logansport.