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Honor Mission

Joseph John Nelk, Active Duty, Veteran
MULTI-CITY, New York - 22 Dec 2017


Joseph John Nelk passed away unexpectedly December 10, 2017 while serving with A Troop2-101 CAV NY Army National Guard on Active Duty in Ukraine.
Joseph enlisted in the National Guard and was proud to have been chosen for the Joint Multinational Training Group mission. He arrived in Ukraine early this November after completing pre-mobilization training at Fort Bliss TX

Primary Staging Time: 2:45 P.M.

Anthony Funeral Home
2305 Monroe Ave
Rochester, New York - 14618

Ride Captain:

Bob Harder

Special Instructions:

PGR will stand a flag line during calling hours, 3-7 P.M.

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.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 23 Dec, 2017
Staging #2 Time: 10:45 A.M.

St. John of Rochester
8 Wickford Way
Fairport, New York - 14450

Ride Captain:

bob Harder

Special Instructions:

The PGR will stand a flag line at 11 A.M. Interment at Arlington National Cemetery will be conducted at the convenience of the 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.
Bob Harder

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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