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Cajun Navy asks Houstonians to pay respects to Marine who will be buried alone

The Louisiana Cajun Navy posted on Facebook asking anyone in Houston, who has a little extra time, to stop by the funeral on Friday.

HOUSTON — If you have a little extra time Friday morning, the Louisiana Cajun Navy is asking for a little support at a funeral for a Marine.

On Facebook, the group posted, "If you are in the Houston, TX area and can find time to pay your final respect to a US Veteran please do so."

The Marine, Gary Memmelaar, will be laid to rest alone on Friday, February 15. 

The funeral will take place at 10:30 a.m. at the Houston National Cemetery. The cemetery is located at 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr. in Houston 77038.

According to the group, Memmelaar was a retired combat Marine from Spring, Texas. 

Visitors will need to go to Lane 1 inside the cemetery between 10 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. 

From there, visitors will be taken to the burial site. Be sure to ask to be taken to the site for Gary Memmelaar. 

If you are in the Houston TX area and can find time to pay your final respect to a US Veteran please do so. Gary Memmelaar, a Marine Veteran, will be laid to rest alone tomorrow, Feburary 15. 2019 at...

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