US Army


Honor Mission

Geoffrey R. O'Hanlon

US Army
Cold War Era Veteran

Albany, NY - 11/13/2023


Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 4, Region 5

About the Mission:

The family of Geoffrey R. O'Hanlon has requested Patriot Guard Riders participation in his military honors funeral services. Mr. O'Hanlon, 94, passed on Thursday, November 9, 2023.

There is no obituary available at this time, so information about Mr. O'Hanlon's life and service is limited. We do know that he was born in Jefferson, NY and entered active duty in the US Army on 21 April 1955. He was trained as a Personnel Accounting Specialist (MOS 752.10) and assigned 5th Media Relations Unit. He was honorably discharged at the rank of Specialist 3rd Class (SP3), from Fort Sheridan, Illinois, and completed his inactive reserved obligation on 20 April 1963 during the Cold War era.

Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

11/13/2023 at 01:00pm

Staging Location:

McVeigh Funeral Home
208 N. Allen St.
Albany, NY 12206

Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Ray Sestak
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Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

Updated 8 March 2022

Based on the most current COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines: Protect Yourself and Your Family from COVID-19, 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 funeral home with a flag line for the arrival of family and guests. A funeral service is scheduled for 1:30 pm, followed by escort to, and interment with military honors at St. Agnes Cemetery, Menands, NY.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?


Submitted by:

Ray Sestak

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