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Honor Mission

Edwin C. Purvis, Jr., Veteran
USAF, NYANG - Korean Era
Hamburg, New York - 21 Dec 2017


We have been requested to stand in Honor of the US Air Force and New York Air National Guard Service of Edwin C. Purvis, Jr. of Orchard Park, who passed away on December 16th. Mr. Purvis Served a total of 3 years, including Active Duty for 21 months. He was attached to the 107th Air Police Squadron, NY Air National Guard, Municipal Airport, Niagara Falls. Mr. Purvis was Honorably Discharged on 10 December 1953 with the rank of Airman 3rd Class, and earned the National Defense Service Medal.

Primary Staging Time: 3:00 P.M.

Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home
4199 Lake Shore Road
(Corner of Camp Rd. & Rte. 5)
Hamburg, New York - 14075

Ride Captain:

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Calling Hours from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM.
Memorial Service at the FH at 7:00, including Military Honors.
No Cemetery, No Escort.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Air Force flag, and dress for the weather.
Please participate for as short or long a time as you are able, as we Honor the Military Service of Edwin C. Purvis, Jr. and in support of his loving family.

Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted by:
Don Higgins, SRC, R-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 637

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

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

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