Honor Mission
Robert T. Natello
US Army
Vietnam Era Veteran
Schuylerville, NY - 01/07/2022
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited to stand for Robert Thomas Natello. Robert, 75, passed on Saturday, January 1, 2022.

Robert has no known family or friends. Born in Buffalo, NY, he served in the US Army from 16 September 1966 until 13 September 1968. He was trained as a Medical Specialist (MOS 91B20), and was assigned to Company C, 48th Medical Battalion, 2nd Armored Division at Fort Hood, Texas. He was honorably discharged at the rank of Specialist 4th Class (E-4), and for his service, was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and Marksman Badge (Rifle).
Primary Staging Date: 01/07/2022
Primary Staging Time: 09:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, NY 12871
Lead Ride Captain: Ray Sestak
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 518-669-3358
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
Updated 25 May 2021
  • While in any outdoor setting, fully vaccinated PGR members will no longer be required to wear masks but are asked to act responsibly and respect your fellow members decision on this issue. For the protection of others, non-vaccinated members are asked to please wear a mask.
  • For the immediate future, all PGR members will continue to wear masks and social distance while indoors during a mission.
  • Masks will be worn at any other location where organizers, requestors or the Lead Ride Captain has determined that this be done.
  • 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 respect the LRC’s decision on these matters.
  • Here is the link for the Current NYS rules: Current NYS Guidelines
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Current Guidelines
Special Information: Interment with military honors scheduled for 10:00 AM. The Funeral Director has requested 6 PGR members to act as pall bearers, if possible.

No veteran should make his final journey alone. Please do your best to attend
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Ray Sestak
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  rs 01/04


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