Edward J.P. Drabczyk
Tonawanda, NY - 03/09/2019
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 1, Region 2|
|About the Mission:||
The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to stand in honor of the U.S. Army service of Edward J.P. Drabczyk of Amherst, who passed away on 4 March 2019.
He was also a member of the Citizens Police Academy and the Citizens Emergency Response Team in the Town of Tonawanda; past President of the Criminal Justice Alumni Association at Buffalo State College; board member of the American Society for Industrial Security; an active member of the St. Christopher Parish where he served as an usher, coordinated the parking for the annual Summerfest, Vice President of the Parish Council, Strategic Planning Committee and the Buildings and Grounds Committee. Edward was also a supporter of the Brighton Place Library.
SPECIAL NOTE: On 26 June 2015 the PGR stood for Mr. Drabczyk's father, highly-decorated WWII Army combat veteran Edward L. Drabczyk.
|Primary Staging Time:||10:30|
|AM or PM||am|
|Staging Location||St. Christopher Parish
2660 Niagara Falls Blvd. (Rt. 62)
Tonawanda, NY 14150
|Lead Ride Captain||Bob "Trip" Marien|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:|
|Special Information:||Flag Line for arrival of family and friends. Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM, followed by dignified transfer & escort to Mount Olivet Cemetery for burial with military honors.
Please arrive on time with a clean 3x5 American flag or U.S. Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for your efforts to help honor the military service of Edward J.P. Drabczyk and to support his loving family.
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|