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.

If you would rather mail in an order, click ORDER FORM.

 

Thank you.

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Honor Mission

Dominic L. Maimone, Veteran
US Army - WWII
Albany, New York - 20 Oct 2017


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Dominic L. Maimone has requested Patriot Guard Rider presence at his military honors funeral services.

Dominic L. Maimone, 95, entered Eternal Life Monday, October 16, 2017. Born in Albany, he was a graduate of Roessleville High School. After high school, Dominic served in the US Army during WW II, in Central Europe, Normandy, Northern France and Rhineland. For his service, he was awarded a Good Conduct Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Service Medal, WWII Victory Medal and Lapel Button. He was Honorably discharged on 17 November 1945 at the rank of Sergeant.

Dominic retired as a salesman after 25 years of employment at Montgomery Wards, Menands. He was a 43 year member of the Colonie Elks, and belonged to the American Legion for over 54 years, currently with the Joseph E. Zaloga American Legion Post.

The Patriot Guard Riders are proud to have the opportunity to stand for and render dignity, honor and respect for the life and service of Dominic L. Maimone, "Greatest Generation" Hero.


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 20 Oct 2017
Primary Staging Time: 9:00 A.M.

McVeigh Funeral Home, Inc
208 North Allen St
Albany, New York - 12206


Ride Captain:

Ray Sestak
rayspgrny@gmail.com
518-669-3358


Special Instructions:

Staging at the funeral home with flag line for the arrival of family. 09:30 service followed by escort to Christ Our Light Catholic Church, Loudonville for a 10:00 service. Interment to follow at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery.


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:
Ray Sestak
rayspgrny@gmail.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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