aapatriot guard Logo Condolences                                                                 usarmy

Honor Mission

Richard Pyne, Veteran
Williamsville, New York - 26 Aug 2017


We have a short notice Request to stand in Honor of the WWII Service of Richard Pyne, who passed away on August 23rd. Mr. Pyne served 3 years in the U.S. Army, including 17 months in the Asia Pacific Theater. Assigned to Headquarters Battery, 98th Artillery Division as a Chaplain's Assistant. Mr. Pyne was Honorably Discharged on 3 March 1946 with the rank of Technician 4th Grade, and was awarded the following: Army Good Conduct Medal; American Campaign Medal; Asian-Pacific Campaign Medal; WWII Victory Medal.

Primary Staging Time: 7:30 A.M.

Perna Dengler Roberts Funeral Home
1671 Maple Road
Williamsville, New York - 14221

Ride Captain:

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Prayer Service at the FH at 8:15 AM.
Dignified Escort to Leo the Great Church, 885 Sweet Home Road, Amherst, NY. 14226.
Funeral Service at 9:00 AM.
Followed by Escort to Queen of Heaven Cemetery for Burial with Military Honors.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Army flag, dress for the weather, and bring a beverage for hydration.
Please ensure your large bike flags are properly placed and securely attached.
Thank you for your efforts to contribute to a good PGR presence in Honor of the WWII Service of Richard Pyne, and in support of his loving family.

Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
Submitted by:
Don Higgins, SRC, 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 12445
Rochester, NY 14612

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