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Honor Mission

Thomas E. Veyvoda

USMC - WWII Veteran, NYPD

Douglaston, New York - 06-19-18

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Thomas "POPPIE" VeyVoda has requested the Patriot Guard Riders participation in his funeral services.
"POPPIE" served with the U.S. Marines during WWII as a Corsair Crew Chief with Pappy Boyington of the famed Black Sheep Squadron. He was a very proud MARINE! After his discharge from the Marines, POPPIE joined the NYPD, retiring after many years with the rank of Detective Lieutenant. He truly dedicated his life to protecting us from harm.

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 06-19-18
Staging Time:
2:45 p.m.

Fairchild Funeral Home
1570 Northern Blvd.
Manhasset, NY 11030

Ride Captain:

Tom Archer
archerbomb@aol.com

Special Instructions:

Viewing hours are from 3-5 PM & 7-9 PM.

NOTE: POPPIE was my close personal friend. Some in our ranks also knew him. His family, also close friends of mine, would appreciate maximum PGR participation.

Flags & Water:

Flags will not be provided, please bring your own. 
Large Bike Flags will be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS:  06-20-18
Staging Time:  8:30 a.m.

Fairchild Funeral Home
1570 Northern Blvd.
Manhasset, NY 11030

Ride Captain:

Tom Archer
archerbomb@aol.com

516 449-7320

Special Instructions:

Family will arrive at F/H at 9:00 AM for final viewing followed by a church service at St. Kevin's RC Church, 45-21 194th St, Flushing, NY 11358. Following church service, the procession will go to Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, NY. An NYPD escort is expected.

Flags & Water:

Flags will not be provided, please bring your own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted By: Tom Archer
archerbomb@aol.com

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