Ronald W. Rogers
US Army - Vietnam Veteran
Hamburg, N.Y. - 06/10/2021
|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 Ronald W. Rogers of Hamburg, NY who passed away 4 June 2021.
Mr. Rogers served 2 years on active duty in the US Army from 1964-1966, with an MOS of 31M20-Relay & Carrier Attendant. He served 7 months in Vietnam, attached to the 6th Battalion, 71st Air Defense Artillery Regiment. Mr. Rogers was honorably discharged from active duty on 6 April 1966 with the rank of Specialist 4th Class (E-4), and he earned the following awards: National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, and Rifle Marksman Badge.
|Primary Staging Date:||06/10/2021|
|Primary Staging Time:||11:00|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home
4199 Lake Shore Road
(Corner Camp Road & Rt. 5)
Hamburg, NY 14075
|Lead Ride Captain:||Bob Woodward|
|Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:||
Updated 25 May 2021
|Special Information:||PGR will provide a flag line for arrival of family and friends.
Visitation is scheduled from 12:00 PM -1:00 PM.
A funeral service at the funeral home is scheduled to begin at 1:00 PM.
Following a dignified transfer, PGR will provide an escort to Lakeside Cemetery Chapel Mausoleum, 4810 Camp Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075 for interment with Military Honors.
(Map to cemetery: https://goo.gl/maps/
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or US Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for taking time to help honor the US Army Vietnam War service of Ronald W. Rogers, and to support his loving family.
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|