US Army


Honor Mission

Edward R. Smith

US Army
Vietnam Era Veteran

Orchard Park, NY - 11/30/2022


Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 1, Region 2

About the Mission:

The family of Mr. Edward R. Smith has requested PGR to participate in honoring his service to the United States.

Mr. Smith was a US Army veteran from the Vietnam Era. His rank was Specialist Fifth (SP-5, E-5), MOS 00H20, Enlisted Aide. He served two years at Army Headquarters, Fort George G. Meade, Maryland.  Mr. Smith earned: National Defense Service Medal, Cold War Service Medal, Expert Qualification Badge: M-14, M-16, and Grenade Launcher.

A full obituary is available for viewing online by clicking here

Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

11/30/2022 at 03:30pm

Staging Location:

Lombardo Funeral Home
3060 Abbott Rd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
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Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

George Brown - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: Protect Yourself and Your Family from COVID-19, and CDC Guidelines of 3 March 2022, going forward, the Lead Ride Captain for any mission will be responsible for determining whether PGR members will have to mask up or not. Please ensure that you have a mask with you, should the need arise, and respect the LRC’s decision in these matters.

Special Information:

PGR Members will form a flag line for calling hours. Calling hours are from 4pm-7pm.  Services will follow the calling hours at 7pm and will include military honors.  Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or US Army flag, and dress for the weather. The current forecast calls for low to mid-forties and a 50% chance of precipitation.

Thank you for taking the time to help honor the US Army service of Edward R. Smith, and to support his loving family.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?


Submitted by:

bruce forsyth

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