It is with deep regret that we share the news, Mr.Travis Budlong, (left) passed away. Travis, an Army Air Corps B-29 pilot in the Pacific (WWII) was able to fly on Austin’s Inaugural Honor Flight to visit the World War II Memorial in Washington commemorating and honoring his service and sacrifice.

We are honored to have had the privilege to serve Travis and show him that his community truly appreciated his service. We want to extend a Thank you, to all who made that possible and continue to make these moments possible for our fellow WWII Veterans.

“Travis, our hero, set an example of how to live life to the fullest, always treating his family and friends, and for that matter, all living things, with great kindness and respect. His memory and example will live on through generations to come. “- Ann, Travis’s daughter.

If you’d like to know more about Travis and his life, click here.