Honor Mission

LTC John W. Penree, Active Duty
USA - WoT
Herkimer, New York - 10 Apr 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

LTC John W. Penree, 61, served in the Army for 43 years. He enlisted in 1974 at Fort Dix, N.J., and switched to the New York State Army National Guard in 1981. He received his commission as an ordnance officer in 1984 via Empire State Military Academy. He moved to active duty again in 1999. His seven combat deployments include Bosnia in 2000 and 2004; Afghanistan in 2002, 2010 and 2012; and Iraq from 2005 to 2006. Among his many military awards were the Bronze Star, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal and the Joint Service Commendation Medal.

Portions of the above narrative are contained in LTC Penree's obituary. His full obituary is available for viewing on the Legacy.com website at:
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/tim...&pid=188671191


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10 Apr 2018
Primary Staging Time: 10:00 A.M.

St. Peter and Paul Orthodox Church
305 Main Road
Herkimer, New York - 13350
https://goo.gl/maps/31V3UvqGzXU2


Ride Captain:

Ed and Peg Czarnecki
cleverlypeg@hotmail.com


Special Instructions:

We will be standing a flag line at the church for the dignified transfer before and after the service. 

This will be a long service and will include military honors. We will stand down during the service but will stand a flag line at the conclusion.


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: Ed and Peg Czarnecki
Position: Ride Captains, Region 3

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.

 

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