Honor Mission
Jerome Joseph Hart
New York National Guard, and United States Army Reserve
Wellsville, NY 14895 - 05/09/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 1, Region 2
About the Mission: Jerome was a member of the New York National Guard 442nd Aviation Black Heart Unit. He also served nine years in the United States Army Reserve, 98th Division, attaining the rank of Captain. He entered the New York State Police in 1988, where he retired as a BCI Investigator in 2009. He was a member of Emerald Hook & Ladder Company in Wellsville, he was a member of the Morrison Hayes Post 702 American Legion Sons and American Legion Rider and a member of Frank B. Church Post 2530 VFW. Jerome was very involved in the Wellsville Community. Jerome was very proud to escort the Bath VA. Veterans to the Vietnam Cabin with his vintage State Police car.
Primary Staging Date: 05/09/2020
Primary Staging Time: 11:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Immaculate Conception Church,48 Maple St., Wellsville, NY 14895

Map to church

Staging is planned in the church parking lot at this time.
PGR will stand a flag in front of the Church and at the Cemetery.

Lead Ride Captain: Skip Merrick
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 585.268.7283
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

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

  • Stay a minimum of 10 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: This will be a very large Funeral with many escorts by the State Police, Fire Departments, Legion Riders, and the Ancient Order of Hibernians.
Dress warm for the cold weather.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Skip Merrick
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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