Honor Mission
Eleanor J. Engler
U.S. Navy, WW-II Veteran
Hamburg, N.Y. - 12/30/2020
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 life and service of Eleanor J. Engler of Hamburg, who passed away on 23 December 2020.

Mrs. Engler served on active duty in the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946, with a rating of Yeoman. Following Naval training schools in the Bronx, NY, and Cedar Falls, Iowa, she was stationed at the U.S. Naval Barracks in Washington, DC. Mrs. Engler was Honorably Discharged on 21 May 1946 with the rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class (E-5), she earned the American Campaign Medal and WW-II Victory Medal.

Full obituary: https://lakesidefuneralhome.com/tribute/details/3223/Eleanor-Engler/obituary.html#tribute-start
Primary Staging Date: 12/30/2020
Primary Staging Time: 12:30
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home
4199 Lake Shore Road (Route 5)
Hamburg, New York 14075
Lead Ride Captain: Bob Woodward
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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: The PGR will stand a flag line for the arrival of family and friends.
KSU at 1:15 PM for an escort to Lakeside Cemetery for Burial with Military Honors.
Map to the cemetery: https://goo.gl/maps/Z7fzd2pmKYsY6cL9A
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or US Navy flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for your time and effort to help honor the U.S. Navy WW-II service of Eleanor J. Engler, and to support her loving family.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? No
Submitted by: Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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