R4/5, Short Notice Honor Mission - Carlos M. Barrera, USMC, WWII Veteran, Mon., 01/28/2019 - Albany, NY

 

 

 

 

 

  Honor Mission

Carlos M. Barrera
USMC - WWII
Albany, NY - 01/28/19
Mission applies to the following Region(s).  Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: The family of Mr. Carlos M. Barrera has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Mr. Barrera, 92, passed on Wednesday, January 23, 2019.

Mr. Barrera was a proud United States Marine Corps veteran who served during WWII. He enlisted when he was 17, and was part of the first wave of military forces that landed on the Japanese-held island of Iwo Jima on February 19, 1945. He was honorably discharged, and later became the owner of the Best Value Inn in Colonie for 50 years.

Portions of the above narrative are contained in his obituary, available for viewing online at the New Comer Albany website here:
https://www.newcomeralbany.com/Obituary/167995/Carlos-Barrera/Albany-New-York
Primary Staging Time:  08:30
AM or PM AM
Staging Location St. Clare's Catholic Church
1947 Central Ave.
Albany, NY 12205
Lead Ride Captain Ray Sestak
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 518-669-3358
Special Information: Staging at the church with flag line for the arrival of the funeral cortege. Church servces scheduled for 09:00 a.m., followed by interment with military honors at Memory Gardens, 983 Watervliet Shaker Rd, Albany, NY 12205.
   
Submitted by:  Ray Sestak
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