Honor Mission

Forrest Rosell

U.S. Army Veteran

Multi-City, New York - 09- 13 & 14 -18

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to honor the life and service of Forrest Rosell.  This is a multiple day, multiple city mission.
 
Forrest was a US Army Veteran, American Legion Rider, PGR member, and PGR Ride Captain.  He passed away September 02, 2018.
 
The two day mission will first escort Forrest's cremains to his home in West Sparta/Dansville from Rochester. The second portion of the mission will include escorting Forrest's cremains to the Bath American Legion for a celebration of Forrest's life.
 
Please come honor and remember Forrest's service.
 

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 09-13-18
Staging Time:
1:30 p.m.

Rochester Cremation Center
4044 West Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14623

Ride Captain:

Dave Nichols
davidmnichols@yahoo.com

Special Instructions:

American Legion Riders are staging in Bath at the American Legion at 12:45pm.  Any PGR who are close to there can ride along with the American Legion Riders to Rochester.
 
Tim Yetter expects he, with Jennie Rice as passenger (plus the American Legion Riders), will arrive at the Cremation Center about 2:00pm.
 
They expect to do a dignified transfer about 2:30pm from the Cremation Center to Tim Yetter’s bike. KSU about 2:45pm to escort Forrest back to his house in West Sparta/Dansville.
 
Tim Yetter and the American Legion Riders will lead the procession with Forrest’s cremains.  The route on Thursday looks to be:
Route 15 south to 256 (Lakeville)
Route 256 south to right turn on to Groveland Scottsburg Rd.
West on Groveland Scottsburg Rd to Route 63
Left on to Route 63 to quick right on 248/Presbyterian Rd.
West on248/Presbyterian Rd to Spenser Lane.
Arrive at Forrest’s between 3:30pm and 3:45pm.
 
Dignified transfer from Tim’s bike to the house between 3:45pm and 4:00pm

Flags & Water:

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

STAGING #2 DETAILS:  09-14-18 
Staging Time:  12:45 p.m.

Forrest Rosell's House
7577 Spenser Lane
Dansville, NY 14437

Ride Captain:

Bruce Forsyth
ninemacs@aol.com
201.602.0938

Special Instructions:

Note the Bath American Legion Riders will be staging at the Bath Legion at 11:30am with KSU at 11:45am to ride to Forrest house. If there are PGR in that area, they can ride with the Legion Riders.

Park your motorcycles on Spencer Lane. It is a gravel road with limited traffic.
 
Expect a dignified transfer at 1:00pm - KSU for the Escort to Bath at 1:15pm
 
Tim Yetter and the Legion Riders will lead the procession to Bath.  The route for Friday to Bath is expected to be:
Route 36 South through Dansville
Right on Route 63 South
Right on to county road 90
Left on to Route 415 South
Take 415 into Bath to the American Legion
 
About 2:00pm, dignified transfer to the Legion from Tim’s bike.
 
The Celebration of Forrest’s Life is from 2:00pm – 5:00pm at the Bath Legion
 
We will also escort Forrest back to his house after the event at the Legion (ends at 5:00pm).
 
Dignified transfer about 5:00pm from the Legion to Tim’s bike.
 
5:15pm KSU for escort back to Forrest’s
 
Not sure of the route, either 86 – 390 or follow the route from earlier in the day
 
Dignified transfer at Forrest’s upon arrival
 
People can meet us anywhere along the way to join the tail of the processions.
 
Please dress for the weather.
 
Look for directions about parking at each location as there could be limited parking at some of the locations.

Flags & Water:

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

Submitted By: Bruce Forsyth
Position: Ride Captain

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