Honor Mission
John Edward Harvey
US Army - Korean War Era
Rochester, NY - 10/17/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 1, Region 2
About the Mission: The family of Army Specialist 3rd Class John E. Harvey has requested the PGR to attend the Memorial Service of this American Hero. Specialist Harvey served our country with honor during his enlistment from June 1954 to June 1957 and performed his duties as a Combat Response Specialist in Radio Communications. He continued his service to his home town community of Holly and Clarendon NY Fire Departments. Members of both Fire Departments will join to honor John, as they display our American Flag with their Ladder Truck.
For further Memorial information please visit: www.newcomerrochester.com/Obituary/190045/John-Harvey/Rochester-NY
Primary Staging Date: 10/17/2020
Primary Staging Time: 10:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Newcomer Funeral Home
2638 Ridgeway Ave
Rochester, NY 14626
Lead Ride Captain: Greg Sheldon
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 585-333-0557
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:

Requesting an Army Veteran to display the Army Flag. If no veteran steps forward...please step forward in his/her place.
Ride Captain will provide Flag & Pole.
The weather looks clear in the 50's.

Please do what you can to honor this American hero and to support his loving family.

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


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