Francis A. "Frank" Adams
US Army Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 04/06/2021
|Mission applies to the following Region(s):||Region 4, Region 5|
|About the Mission:||The family of Francis A. "Frank" Adams has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his military honors funeral services. Frank, 79, passed on April 1, 2021.
Frank served in the US Army during the Vietnam War era. He was a lifetime long member with over 25 years of service with Chemical and Hose Company #4, past firefighter, 2nd Lt, 1st Lt, and Captain. He was owner/operator of Frank Adams Heating and Plumbing for over 54 years. Frank worked for the US Postal for 20 years, retiring in 2004 as a Dock Supervisor. Frank was also actively involved in the Gerald O’Neil American Legion, DAV and Cohoes-Waterford Elks and Eagles.
Portions of the above narrative are contained in Frank's obituary, available for viewing online on the W.J. Lyons Funeral Home website by clicking HERE
|Primary Staging Date:||04/06/2021|
|Primary Staging Time:||10:30|
|AM or PM:||am|
|Staging Location:||W.J. Lyons Jr. Funeral Home
1700 Washington Ave.
Rensselaer, NY 12144
|Lead Ride Captain:||Ray Sestak|
|Lead Ride Captain Phone #:||518-669-3358|
|Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:||
The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.
|Special Information:||Staging at the funeral home with a flag line for the memorial service, followed by escort to Saratoga National Cemetery for interment with military honors. Approximate KSU at 11:30 am.|
|Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?||yes|
|Second Staging Date:||04/06/2021|
|Second Staging Time:||12:30|
|Second Stage - AM or PM:||pm|
|Second Location:||Saratoga National Cemetery
200 Duell Road
Schuylerville, NY 12871
|Second Lead Ride Captain:||Ray Sestak|
|Second Stage - Special Information:||Those members staging directly at the cemetery are asked to form a flag line at the entrance for the arrival of the funeral cortege. Interment with military honors scheduled for 1:00 pm.|
|Submitted by:||Ray Sestak|