Honor Mission
Alexander F. Nusco
US Army - Korean War Era Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 05/03/2021
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: The family of Alexander F. Nusco has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Alexander, 89, passed on April 27, 2021.

Born in Ulster, NY, Alex was a 1950 graduate of Linton High School.  He proudly went on to defend his country, enlisting in the US Army on 20 February 1951. He was trained as a Photographic Laboratory Technician and was assigned to the 28th Infantry Division in Germany, where he spent 18 months. He was honorably discharged on 30 January 1954 at the rank of Sergeant and for his service was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and the Army Occupation Medal - Germany.

Alex later worked as a photographer for ALCO for 13 years and went on to work for New York State Department of Commerce as a photographer for 25 years, retiring in 1992. Alex was a life member of the VFW Post 4660 and a longtime communicant of the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Glenville.

Portions of the above narrative are contained in Alex's obituary, available for viewing online by clicking HERE
Primary Staging Date: 05/03/2021
Primary Staging Time: 09:15
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Church of the Immaculate Conception
400 Saratoga Rd.
Glenville, NY 12302
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Lead Ride Captain: Paul Orzolek
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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 or any other physical contact of any kind..
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • Here is the link for the NYS rules: NYS Guidelines
  • * 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 face-mask, 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: Staging at the church with a flag line for the arrival of the family. Services are scheduled for 10:00 am. Upon conclusion, members will escort to Evergreen Memorial Park, 2150 Central Avenue, Colonie, for interment with military honors.
Submitted by: Ray Sestak
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