Honor Mission
Joseph Belesi
U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran

Multi-City - 06/19/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: The Patriot Guard has been requested to stand and honor this true American hero. Mr. Belesi faithfully served his country, He was deployed to Vietnam where he was awarded the Purple Heart twice. Upon coming home he then served in the Nassau County Police Department for 32 years attaining the rank of Sergeant. He then served the people of Nassau County's 14th legislative district, as their legislator. The Patriot Guard has been requested to stand and honor this true American hero and surport his loving family.
Primary Staging Date: 06/19/2020
Primary Staging Time: 10:30
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Arthur White Funeral Home
315 Conklin Ave
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Map to Funeral Home

Lead Ride Captain: William Byrne
Lead Ride Captain email: wbyrnerollingthunderli@gmail.com
Lead Ride Captain Phone #:  
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 6 feet apart from each other at all times.
  • No handshaking, fist-bumping, hugs, cheek kissing or any other physical contact.
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • If you are not feeling well in any way, please do not attend this Mission.
  • * ADDITIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Wearing a protective face covering of some kind is required...homemade facemask, bandanna, etc. (Patriotic face coverings would be particularly appropriate) This will not only provide an extra layer of protection to ourselves and others, but will send the message that the PGR takes this crisis seriously and is performing this Mission responsibly.
Special Information:

There will be a dignified transfer and then escort to mass at 11 am at Saint Kilian R.C. Church 485 Conklin Ave, Farmingdale, NY 11735. Please remember to bring your flags. Members who wish to stand in honor at the mass and not at Calverton, stage at church at 10:30 am.

Map to church

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 06/19/2020
Second Staging Time: 12:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: pm
Second Location: Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton, NY 11792
Second Lead Ride Captain: William Byrne
Second LRC Email and Phone #: wbyrnerollingthunderli@gmail.com
Second Stage - Special Information: Please stage at the front gate with your flags and await the arrival of this veteran. ETA is 1 pm.
Is there a Third Stage to this Mission? no
Submitted by: Pete Jepson SRC Region 9
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