R4/5, Short Notice Honor Mission - Ned R. Locke, USMC, Vietnam Veteran, Sat., 03/09/2019 - Warrensburg, NY

 
Honor Mission
Ned R. Locke
USMC - Vietnam

Warrensburg, NY - 03/09/2019
 
 
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 4, Region 5
About the Mission: We have been requested by the family of Ned R. Locke to stand for him during calling hours. Ned, 69, passed on Monday, February 18, 2019 in New Bern, NC.

Born in Glens Falls, Ned grew up in Indian Lake, NY.  After graduating from high school, he joined the United States Marine Corps.  He served from March 18, 1969 to March 3, 1975, including 2 tours in Vietnam as a mortarman.  He received a Purple Heart for wounds received during his service, as well as many other medals. He was later medically discharged.

Ned was a member of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV), the VFW (Newport Post) and the Old Mans Club at Gils Market.  Ned enjoyed riding his Harley, and spending time at the VFW.  He also enjoyed fishing, hiking, and camping.

Portions of the above narrative are contained in Ned's obituary, available for viewing online at the Alexander Funeral Home website by clicking HERE
Primary Staging Time: 10:00
AM or PM am
Staging Location Alexander Funeral Home
3809 Main Street
Warrensburg NY  12885
Lead Ride Captain Jackie Haina
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Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 518-586-6165
Special Information: Ned grew up in Indian Lake, but later lived in North Carolina for many years.  PGRNC stood for Ned on February 23rd, so this is a second part of a mission for him.  Visitation hour is 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., followed by a memorial service.  Interment arrangements yet to be determined.

Please dress for the weather.  I will be going to Warrensburg after I'm done with Queensbury mission.
   
Submitted by: Daniel Nolin - Senior Ride Captain, R4
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