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Honor Mission

Dean W. Brooks, Veteran

USAF (Ret.)

Albion, New York - 06-15-18



The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in honor of the military and law enforcement career of Dean W. Brooks of Median, who passed away on 16 May at the age of 89.  Mr. Brooks military service was almost 23 years with the United States Air Force, from 1946-1969, spanning WWII, Korea and Vietnam eras.  He retired and was honorably discharged on 1 September 1969 with the rank of Master Sergeant (E-7).  he earned many awards for his service.  Mr. Brooks also served in Law Enforcement as a narcotics officer, and retired as a NYS Corrections Officer (Albion and Attica).  Mr. Brooks was a Life Member and past Commander of the VFW Lincoln Post #1483 in Medina.


Staging Time: 12:00 p.m.

Mt. Albion Cemetery
14925 Route 31
Albion, NY  14411

Ride Captain:

Joe Joyce

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family.

Graveside service at 1:00 p.m.

NOTE: U.S. Air Force and VFW Military Honors were rendered previously at the Funeral on 19 May 2018.  Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Air Force flag, and dress for the weather. This is a very short Mission. Please consider participating in Honoring the extraordinary Military and Law Enforcement career of Dean W. Brooks, and to support his very proud and loving family.

Flags & Water:
Flags will not be provided
If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own. 

 Submitted By: Don Higgins
Position: Senior Ride Captain, R1

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