As we are approaching the holiday season, it's an excellent time to remember our fallen and their ultimate sacrafice; another way to remember them is to sponsor a wreath.  Sponsoring a wreath through Wreaths Across America is easy.  Whether at Saratoga National Cemetery or another cemetery where you wish to have a wreath placed. Just click on the image to enter Wreaths Across America.  Simply click on the DONATE at the bottom of their page.  Thank you.

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The Patriot Guard Riders of Eastern New York have once again been granted Group Sponsorship status within the Wreaths Across America organization. So what does our Group Sponsorship status mean? Well for every two wreaths that are ordered - using our group code – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 

 

To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE.

 

Thank you.

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Honor Mission

Ronald Plain, Sr., Veteran
USA - WWII
Livonia, New York - 01 Sep 2017


ABOUT THE MISSION:

We have been requested to stand in Honor of the World War II Service of Ronald Plain, Sr. of Livonia, who passed away on August 28th at the age of 90. Mr. Plain served in the U.S. Army Ordnance Corps from 1945-1946, and was stationed in the Western Pacific Theater of Operations (WPTO) for 13 months with the 799th Engineer Forestry Company as an Automotive Repairman. Mr. Plain was Honorably Discharged on 14 December 1946 with the rank of Private First Class, and was awarded: Army Good Conduct Medal; Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal; WWII Victory Medal; Philippines Independence Ribbon.
Obituary: http://doughertyfuneralhomes.com/Obits/?p=8063


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 01 Sep 2017
Primary Staging Time: 9:30 A.M.

Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home
21 Big Tree Street (Rt. 15 & 20A)
Livonia, New York - 14487
http://mapq.st/2walO4K


Ride Captain:


Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Funeral Service at the FH at 10:30 A.M.
Followed by Dignified Escort to Union Cemetery, Big Tree Road, Livonia, NY for Burial with Military Honors.
Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American Flag or U.S. Army flag, dress for the weather, and bring a beverage for hydration.
Please ensure your large bike flags are properly placed and securely attached.
Please consider doing whatever you're able to help Honor the WWII Service of Ronald Plain, Sr. and to support 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, R-1
gladiator6988@hotmail.com

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!

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Our veterans are in need!

The Rochester Area HOTH Warehouse can always use your gently used furniture.  The ROC HOTH Warehouse will be picking up and delivering on November 18, 2017.  The second Saturday is Veterans Day and many PGRNY events are scheduled for that day.  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 Donate Items section and either call us at 585-866-1747 or fill out the Furniture Donation Request Pick-up Request Form.  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.

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