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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. 

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 codes – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 


Important information 

Our Group Fundraiser Code is:  NY0057
Our Location ID is:  NYGSNS


To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE

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


 Thank you.




Honor Mission

David V. Liburdi
US Army,
Vietnam Veteran

MULTI-CITY, New York - 08 Nov 2017


The family of David V. Liburdi has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Mr. Liburdi, 68 of Latham, passed on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Evergreen Commons in East Greenbush.

Born in Troy, on March 8, 1949, Mr. Liburdi was a U.S. Army veteran. Inducted July 19, 1968, he completed a tour of duty in Vietnam and was Honorably discharged April 29, 1970. His MOS was 94B20, Cook. For his service, Mr. Liburdi was awarded the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and two Overseas Bars.

After his discharge, Mr. Liburdi worked as a Machinist employed by Watervliet Arsenal for over 27 years until his retirement in 1994. He also previously worked for the Leonard Hospital, St. Mary's Hospital, K-Mart in Latham and Wal-Mart in Brunswick. He and his family resided in Waterford from 1974 until 2009.

Primary Staging Time: 08:45 A.M.

Dufresne & Cavanaugh Funeral Home
149 Old Loudon Road
Latham, New York - 12110

Ride Captain:

Don Macomber

Special Instructions:

Staging at the funeral home for the arrival of family and guests. After a brief service, PGR will escort to church:

Our Lady of the Assumption Church
498 Watervliet Shaker Rd.
Latham, NY 12110

Upon completion of 10:00 AM services, PGR will escort to cemetery for interment with full military honors:

St. Mary's Cemetery
225 Main St,
South Glens Falls, NY 12803

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
Position: Assistant State Captain

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HOTH Assistance Flyer Rev C


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


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