Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders
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Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Family and friends of the late Bill Tuchscher gather late last year to honor their fallen rider at a remote Mojave Desert location known as the Husky Memorial.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Fernando Garcia, left, and Stephen Marks install a motorcycle memorial for the late William Cory Tuchscher at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Stephen Marks checks the cement as he installs a motorcycle memorial for the late William Cory Tuchscher at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

From left, Rene Tuchscher, Billy Tuchscher Jr., Michelle Tuchscher Marks and Olga Krasnoff speak about the late William Cory Tuchscher before the family heads out to the Husky Monument to memorialize Tuchscher with a monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Stephen Marks, left, Fernando Garcia, center, and Jon Kessler get ready before they head out to the Husky Monument to memorialize the late William Cory Tuchscher near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

The Tuchscher family rides out on motorcycles to memorialize their father, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

The Tuchscher family rides out on motorcycles to memorialize their father, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders
Rene Tuchscher, far right, talks about her father, the late William Cory Tuchscher, as they memorialize him at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif. (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Olga Krasnoff, center, talks to her family at the motorcycle memorial for her late husband, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders
Michelle Tuchscher Marks, checks out a memorial for her late father, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif. (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders
Michelle Tuchscher Marks hugs Stephen Marks after their family memorialized her late father, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif. (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Olga Krasnoff with the motorcycle memorial for her late husband, William Cory Tuchscher, at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

From left, Pat Verfuerth, Karlee Tuchscher, Billy Tuchscher Jr. and Mikila Tuchscher embrace at the motorcycle memorial for the late William Cory Tuchscher at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
Mojave Desert memorial to fallen motorcycle riders

Pat Verfuerth, left, and Billy Tuchscher embrace after unveiling a motorcycle memorial for the late William Cory Tuchscher at the Husky Monument near Randsburg, Calif.

 (Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times)
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