Honor Mission

Joseph Rielly II, USMC Veteran

MULTI-CITY, New York - 04 Apr 2017

UPDATED 04/03/2017 - 12:33 Hours
Updated information shown in Red below



The family of Joseph Rielly II has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services.

Joseph Rielly II died peacefully at home Monday morning, March 27th, of cardiac failure. Born in Troy, Oct. 17, 1969, Joe was a 1988 graduate of Mechanicville High School, where he excelled as a Red Raider football player. He also attended HVCC to learn the electrical trades.

He was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps where he achieved the rank of Corporal and was a Marine for life. He was a member of the Leathernecks Motorcycle Club and spent time honoring fellow veterans through parades, services and supporting the Honor Flight organization.

The Patriot Guard Riders will stand and render dignity, honor and respect for the life and service of Joseph Rielly II, a proud United States Marine.

Ray Sestak
Assistant State Captain
Eastern Region, PGRNY


Primary Staging Time: 09:30 A.M.
DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home
39 South Main Street
Mechanicville, New York - 12118

Elks Lodge
Ride Captain:
Ray Sestak
Special Instructions:
Staging at the funeral home. Patriot Guard Riders will provide escort with Leathernecks MC to cemetery.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 04 Apr, 2017

Staging #2 Time: 10:30 A.M.
Gerald B.H. Solomon
Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, New York - 12871
Ride Captain:
Ray Sestak
Special Instructions:
Staging in Interment Shelter #2. For those staging directly at the cemetery, please stage quietly and be aware of any services in progress.

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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.

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May 12
June 16
July 14
August 11
September 15
October 13
November 17
December 8

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