Michael J. Flaherty
Multi-City, NY - 11/20/2023
***UPDATED 18 November 2023 - 08:20 hrs***
Primary Staging Time has been updated.
See updated info below.
Mission applies to the following Region(s):
Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission:
Mr. Flaherty honorably served his country from 12/70 to 4/72 as a radio/TT operator assigned to Unit HHT 1st SQDN 1st CAV USARV. He served a tour in Vietnam and made a rank of SP4. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal and Vietnam Campaign Medal w/ 60 device. After this service he went to schooling that led to working on Wall Street. The family has stated that he was very proud of his service. He was the life of the party and the family joker. The family has asked Patriot Guard Riders to stand and honor him for his service.
Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:
11/20/2023 at 09:00 am
Maloney Funeral Home
523 Route 112
Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:
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.
Family will be arriving at 8:30 am for final viewing. After a dignified transfer, escort will respond to Saint Gerard Majella Church in Port Jeff. Sta., 300 Terryville Rd. , for a 10 am mass. After mass and dignified transfer the escort will pass this veterans home on the way to Calverton Cemetery. If you have bike flags bring them. Have you have 3x5 flags bring them as well.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?
Second Staging Date and Staging Time:
11/20/2023 at 11:15 am
Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton, NY 11933
Second Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:
Second Stage - Special Information:
Meet RC Mike at front gate for instructions and flag line. Bring your flags. Dress for the weather.
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission?
Pete Jepson SRC Region 9
BM - 11/17; MER