Honor Mission
Murray Ellman
US Marine Corps Reserve, NYPD
West Babylon, NY - 04/21/2020
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: The family of Murray Ellman has asked Patriot Guard Riders to participate in his funeral service. He succumbed to COVID-19.  Our honoree faithfully executed his duties to our nation in the Marine Corps Reserve between 1966 and 1967, earning the rank of Lance Corporal, before serving 20 years with the NYPD.
Primary Staging Date: 04/21/2020
Primary Staging Time: 12:30
AM or PM: pm
Staging Location: Star of David Chapel
1236 N Wellwood Ave
W Babylon, NY 11704
Lead Ride Captain: William Byrne
Lead Ride Captain email: wbyrnerollingthunderli@gmail.com
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 516-765-0905
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

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

  • Stay a minimum of 10 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 RECOMMENDATION: 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: Please stage in parking lot of Star of David Chapel for a short escort to New Montefiore Cemetery - two blocks away.
If not joining the escort, you may stage at cemetery entrance and stand a flag line to welcome procession.
Submitted by: Wayne Cohen - SRC Region 8
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