Honor Mission

Donald J. "Donnie" Bedard

U.S. Army - Cold War Era

Hamburg, New York - 10-22-18


The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in Honornofvthe US Army Service of Donald J. " Donnie" Bedard, formerly of Hamburg, who passed away on 9 October 2018.
Mr Bedard served almost 2 years active duty, including 10 months stationed in South Korea (US Army Pacific.) as a Military Policeman. Mr. Bedard was Honorably Discharged on 18 November 1968 with the rank of Specialist-4 (E-4), and earned the following: Army Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal-Korea, and M-14 Rifle Expert Badge.

Staging Time:
4:30 p.m..

Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home
4199 Lake Shore Road
(Corner Rt. 5 & Camp Road)
Hamburg, NY. 1407

Ride Captain:

Bob Woodward

Special Instructions:

Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Calling Hours from 5:30 - 6:30 PM.
Funeral Service at the FH at 6:30 PM, including Military Honors.
There is no Cemetery, no escort.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American Flag or US Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Please do whatever you're able to help Honor the Military Service of Donald J. Bedard, and to support his loving family.

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: Don Higgins
Position: SRC, R-1

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