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Honor Mission

Gerard W. "Jerry" Byrnes, Veteran
USMC - Vietnam Era

Rochester, New York - 19 Apr 2018


The family of Mr. Gerard W. "Jerry" Byrnes, has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his funeral services. Jerry served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam Era, between 1959 - 1963. He was honorably discharged at the rank of Lance Corporal (E-3)..

Primary Staging Time: 9:00 A.M.

Holy Apostles Church
7 Austin St. (Corner of Lyell Ave)
Rochester, New York -

Ride Captain:

Bob Harder

Special Instructions:

Following the funeral mass, Jerry will be escorted to Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 2461 Lake Ave. for interment..

Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

Submitted by:
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.


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Checks payable to Patriot Guard Riders of NY may be sent to:

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Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

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