Ray D. Fitch
Barker, NY (Niagara County) - 02/01/2020
|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 U.S. Army Veteran Ray D. Fitch of Barker, NY, who passed away unexpectedly on 28 January 2020.
Mr. Fitch served 3 years in the Army Medical Specialist Corps from 1955-1958. His MOS was 911.17-Medical Specialist, and he was attached to Headquarters Company, 101st Airborne Battalion Group, 506th Infantry. His service included 12 months in Japan. Mr. Fitch was Honorably Discharged from active duty on 10 June 1958 with the rank of Specialist 3rd Class (E-3), and he earned the Parachutist Badge.
Portion of the above narrative is from Mr. Fitch's obituary which can be viewed at the following link: https://www.rutland-corwin.
|Primary Staging Date:||02/01/2020|
|Primary Staging Time:||10:00|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||Faith United Methodist Church
1449 Quaker Road
Barker, N.Y. 14012
|Lead Ride Captain:||Joe Joyce|
|Special Information:||Flag Line for arrival of family and friends.
Funeral Service at 11:00 AM, including Military Honors at the church.
There is no cemetery involved in this Mission.
Please arrive with a clean 3x5 American or US Army flag, and dress for the weather.
Thank you for your efforts to help Honor the Military service of Ray D. Fitch, and to support his gieving and loving family.
|Submitted by:||Don Higgins, SRC, Region-1|