US Navy


Honor Mission

Rudolph D. White

US Navy
WWII Veteran

Castleton-on-Hudson, NY - 10/02/2022


Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 4, Region 5

About the Mission:

The family of Rudolph Daniel "Rudy" White has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Mr. White, 94, passed on 16 June 2022.

Born in Boonton, New Jersey, Mr. White entered the United States Navy on 15 July 1946. He was trained as a Fireman, and served aboard the USS Suisun (AVP-53), a Barnegat-class small seaplane tender. He was released from active duty on 23 May 1948, and for his service was awarded the WWII Victory Medal. He completed 5 more years of inactive reserve duty and was honorably discharged on 28 May 1953.

Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

10/02/2022 at 10:00am

Staging Location:

Sacred Heart Church
3 Catholic Way
Castleton-On-Hudson, NY 12033
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Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Bill Ryan - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: NYS Guidelines of 2 March 2022, and CDC Guidelines of 3 March 2022, 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 ensure that you have a mask with you, should the need arise, and respect the LRC’s decision in these matters.

Special Information:

Staging at the church with a flag line for the arrival of family and guests. Church services are scheduled for 10:30 am, followed by inurnment at the columbarium on the immediate grounds of the church.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?


Submitted by:

Ray Sestak

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rs 09/28


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PO Box 637
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