Hundreds of motorcycles are expected in Pekin Illinois for a memorial rally Saturday August 6th to promote motorcycle safty. The ride was inspired by the July 21st death of William Wiker Jr who died instantly when an elderly women ran a stop light and hit his motorcycle in a downtown intersection. The riders will gather in Riverfront Park beginning at 9 am. Senator Dave Koehler and Representive Mike Unis have accepted invitations to speak. Aftr the procession to the Manato Blacktop riders will gather at the Marine Corps League where food and beverages will await them.