Honor Mission
Christopher Tantalo
U.S. Navy
Rochester NY - 10/03/2020
MISSION UPDATE: This mission was originally posted for Saturday, October 10th.  Please note that the date has been changed to SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3RD.
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 1, Region 2
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been asked, by the family, stand in honor of the life and service of Christopher Tantalo.  Mr. Tantaio served in the U.S. Navy from 1989-1993 and was stationed outside of Virginia on an Aircraft Carrier.  His duty was to help flag the planes down onto the deck for takeoff and landing.

We will be standing a flag line at the funeral home.  There is no escort to the cemetery.
Primary Staging Date: 10/03/2020
Primary Staging Time: 10:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: New Comer Funeral Home
2636 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester NY 14626
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Lead Ride Captain: Brian Chase
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 585-46-99553
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 6 feet apart from each other at all times.
  • No handshaking, fist-bumping, hugs, cheek kissing or any other physical contact.
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • If you are not feeling well in any way, please do not attend this Mission.
  • * ADDITIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Wearing a protective face covering of some kind is required...homemade facemask, bandanna, etc. (Patriotic face coverings would be particularly appropriate) This will not only provide an extra layer of protection to ourselves and others, but will send the message that the PGR takes this crisis seriously and is performing this Mission responsibly.
Special Information: Patriot Guard will stand a flag line from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Please bring a clean 3x5' flag, dress accordingly to the weather. Preliminary forecast shows chance of showers and temperatures in the upper 40's by mission time.
Submitted by: Brian Chase
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