Honor Mission
Tyler Grinnell
United States Army
Multi-City - 10/09/2020
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 PVT Tyler Grinnell. PVT Grinnell, age 20, passed away unexpectedly on September 10, 2020, at Ft. Riley Kansas. Private Grinnell enlisted and proudly served as a 19K Tanker. His service included an overseas tour, It is reported that there was nothing that he loved more than serving his Country along side his brothers and sisters in the United States Army.

Obituary Here

Primary Staging Date: 10/09/2020
Primary Staging Time: 10:00
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Carpenter's Funeral Home
14 East Pulteney St
Corning NY 14830

Map to Funeral Home

Lead Ride Captain: Bob Wheeler
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 607-425-4341
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:

A Flag line will be assembled at the funeral home for the arrival of the family. Calling hours will be held from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm and a service will follow.

The PGR will escort our hero to his final resting place in Bath National Cemetery, San Juan Ave, Bath, NY 14810. We will be leaving Corning at approximately 1:15 pm. Service with full military honors will be held at 2:00 pm.

For those not able to participate in the escort, please consider forming a flag line, near the flag pole at the top of Cemetery Hill, for the arrival of family. Please be in place no later than 1:45 pm.

Please bring a clean 3X5 American flag or United States Army flag.

Map to Cemetery

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Bob Wheeler
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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