aapatriot guard Logo Condolences                                                              usaf

Honor Mission

Frank Garland, Jr., Veteran
USAF - Vietnam
Buffalo, New York -04 Mar 2017

We have been requested to stand in Honor of US Air Force Veteran Frank Garland, Jr., who passed away on February 28th. Mr. Garland served 5 years Active Duty (1960-1965), including almost 4 years in foreign service. His last duty assignment was with Headquarters, 494th Bomb Wing, Strategic Air Command. Mr. Garland's AF Specialty was 70250, Administrative Specialist, and he was Honorably Discharged on 25 March 1965 with the rank of Airman First Class (E-4.) A1C Garland was awarded the AF Good Conduct Medal and AF Longevity Service Award. Obituary:https://buffalonews.com/2017/03/02/frank-iii-garland/


Primary Staging Time:9:00 A.M.
True Bethel Baptist Church
907 East Ferry Street
Buffalo, New York - 14211
Ride Captain:
Don Becker
Special Instructions:
Visitation10:00 - 11:00
Funeral Service at11:00
Escort to Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Interment with Military Honors
Special Note: This will be a double funeral/burial. Mr. Garland's son - Frank Garland III - passed away on February 23rd.
Please do what you're able to help support the grieving family.
Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Air Force flag, and dress for the weather.
Don Higgins
Senior Ride Captain
PGRNY Region-1

ROC HOTH Warehouse

The Rochester Area Warehouse can always use your gently used furniture. Presently this program is in the Rochester, NY area only with pickups within the following zip codes: 146XX; 14445; 14467; 14468; 14514; 14515; 14534; 14559; 14580; 14586.

The 2018 ROC HOTH Warehouse Saturday schedule:
April 14
May 12
June 16
July 14
August 11
September 15
October 13
November 17
December 8

The above schedule is subject to change. Please visit our Facebook page, PGRNY - HOTH for detailed information.

If you have items that meet the criteria, are located in the Rochester area, and would like us to pickup those items, please go to the Help On The Homefront - Donate Items section and fill out the Furniture Donation Pick-up Request Form or call us at 585-866-1747 leaving us a message on our answering service with the reason for your call. You are welcome to bring your donations to the ROC Warehouse by appointment only. Call to schedule your appointment for dropping off your donations today! Your donations are GREATLY appreciated and tax deductible.


PGRNY is an all volunteer 501c3 organization. Donations support our mission of honoring the fallen and Veterans and are tax deductible.

Checks payable to Patriot Guard Riders of NY may be sent to:

PO Box 637

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Or you may donate by credit card or Paypal


Another way to donate is when shopping at Amazon.  Use AmazonSmile and a portion of the sale goes to PGRNY.  Thank You!

AmazonSmiles - PGRNY

 (click on flyer to download)

wHOTH Assistance Flyer