Honor Mission
Irving C. Cooper
US Air Force Veteran
Livonia, NY - 10/10/2020
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 Irving C. Cooper of Lakeville, who passed away on 4 October 2020.

Mr. Cooper served 3-1/2 years on active duty in the US Air Force from 1954-1958, with an Air Force Specialty of 65130-Procurement Specialist. He had 15 months of
post-war foreign duty in Korea, and also was attached to the 15th Fighter Group in Niagara Falls. Mr. Cooper was Honorably Discharged from active duty on 13 February 1958 with the rank of Airman 2nd Class, and he earned the Air Force Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Service Medal. Mr. Cooper was an American Legion and VFW member.

Obituary: https://doughertyfuneralhomes.com/Obits/?p=12010
Primary Staging Date: 10/10/2020
Primary Staging Time: 01:00
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: St. Michael's Cemetery
Shelly Road - Between Big Tree Road & Cadyville Road
Livonia, NY 14487
Lead Ride Captain: Don Higgins
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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: Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Graveside Service at 2:00 PM with Military Honors.
There is no escort involved in this Mission.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or US Air Force flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for your efforts to help Honor the Military service of Irving C. Cooper, and to support his loving family.
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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