Joseph E Leroux
US Army - Vietnam
Queensbury, NY - 03/09/2019
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 4, Region 5|
|About the Mission:||The Patriot Guard Riders have been requested to attend the funeral services of Joseph E Leroux. Joe, 72, passed away on February 25th at the Albany Stratton VA Medical Center.
Born in Owego, NY, Joe graduated from Glens Falls High School in 1964 and in 1965, joined the US Army. He served a tour of duty in Vietnam and for his honorable service, received the following awards; US Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Marksman Badge. He was honorably discharged as a Specialist 4th Class (SP4).
Joe was a bowler from his younger years, and a member of the Professional Bowlers Association. He enjoyed fishing, horse racing, sports, and good food with family and friends.
Portions of the above narrative are contained in Joe's obituary, available for viewing online at the Baker Funeral Home website by clicking HERE
The Patriot Guard Riders will be honored to stand for the life and service of Joseph E Leroux.
|Primary Staging Time:||09:30|
|AM or PM||am|
|Staging Location||Baker Funeral Home
11 Lafayette Street
Queensbury New York 12804
|Lead Ride Captain||Dan Nolin|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:||518-361-4610|
|Special Information:||We will stand for Joe's calling hours from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., and during the service following. Interment with military honors will take place in the Spring at St. Pauls Cemetery in Hudson Falls.|
|Submitted by:||Dan Nolin - Senior Ride Captain, R4|