Honor Mission
Samuel J. McRae
US Air Force Veteran
Conesus, NY - 11/17/2021
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 Samuel J. McRae of Conesus/Livonia, NY, who passed away on Veterans Day, 11 November 2021.

Mr. McRae served almost 4 years on active duty in the US Air Force from 1956-1960, with an Air Force Specialty of 30451-Flight Facility Equipment Repairman. His service included 3 years of foreign duty with the 2873rd Ground Electronics Engineering Installations Agency (GEEIA) Squadron, located near the small town of Hampton Wick, across the river from Kingston-on-Thames, United Kingdom. Mr. McRae was honorably discharged from active duty on 31 May 1960 with the rank of Airman 1st Class (E-4), and he earned the Air Force Good Conduct Medal.

A full obituary may be viewed online by clicking here
Primary Staging Date: 11/17/2021
Primary Staging Time: 02:00
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: Harder Road Cemetery
Intersection of Federal Road (CR-56) and Harder Road
Conesus, NY 14435
Click here for map to cemetery
(The cemetery is physically in the Town of Livonia)
Lead Ride Captain: Don Higgins
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
Updated 25 May 2021
  • While in any outdoor setting, fully vaccinated PGR members will no longer be required to wear masks but are asked to act responsibly and respect your fellow members decision on this issue. For the protection of others, non-vaccinated members are asked to please wear a mask.
  • For the immediate future, all PGR members will continue to wear masks and social distance while indoors during a mission.
  • Masks will be worn at any other location where organizers, requestors or the Lead Ride Captain has determined that this be done.
  • Going forward, the Lead Ride Captain for any mission will be responsible for determining whether PGR members will have to mask up or not. Please respect the LRC’s decision on these matters.
  • Here is the link for the Current NYS rules: Current NYS Guidelines
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Current Guidelines
Special Information: This is a graveside service with military honors, scheduled to begin at 3:00 PM.  There is no escort involved in this Mission.  Harder Road cemetery is a very small cemetery in the woods....parking will be along Harder Road.

Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or USAF flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for taking time to help honor the USAF service of Samuel J. McRae, and to support his 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.
  rs 11/13


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