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As we are approaching the holiday season, it's an excellent time to remember our fallen and their ultimate sacrafice; another way to remember them is to sponsor a wreath.  Sponsoring a wreath through Wreaths Across America is easy. 

The Patriot Guard Riders of Eastern New York have once again been granted Group Sponsorship status within the Wreaths Across America organization. So what does our Group Sponsorship status mean? Well for every two wreaths that are ordered - using our group codes – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 


Important information 

Our Group Fundraiser Code is:  NY0057
Our Location ID is:  NYGSNS


To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE

If you would rather mail in an order, click ORDER FORM


 Thank you.




 ***UPDATED 09 Sep 2018 - 20:00 Hrs***
Ride Captain Assignment and visitation
information updated in Red below


Honor Mission

Norbert Tonkery

U.S. Marine Corps.

Rochester, New York - 09-11-18


The Patriot Guard Riders have been asked to stand a flag line to honor Norbet Tonkery.  A very proud United States Marine Korean War Veteran. With very short notice I do not know to much about him at this time.

Staging Time:
6:00 p.m.

Newcomer Funeral Home
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY 14626

Ride Captain:

Steve Ford

Special Instructions:

Members;  Please arrive for 4:00 p.m., or whenever you can to honor Mr. Tonkery.  Actual calling hours are 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm with service at 7:00 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home. I can not make it until 6:30 pm. I have notified Misses Tonkery that the best we can do is 6:00 pm until after the service. Please do what ever you can to honor this Hero on this day in September, 9-11. Let me know If you can cover for me until my arrival.

Flags & Water:

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

Submitted By: Nigel Heaton
Position: Assistant State Captain Captain

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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


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