Honor Mission
Seymour Schenker
US Navy WWII Veteran, FDNY (Ret.)
Farmingdale, NY - 05/06/2020
Updated - added new primary staging information, original is now stage 2.
 
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: This member of the greatest generation was a machine gunner on PT38 in the Pacific Theatre. He also was an FDNY member for 37 years and was highly decorated for his service and deeds as a fireman. After retiring he returned to the city and worked at ground zero. This is a model of an American hero and we have the privilege to stand and honor him.
Primary Staging Date: 05/06/2020
Primary Staging Time: 11:00
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Shalom Memorial Chapels
760 Smithttown Bypass
Smithtown, NY 11787
Primary Stage - Special Information: Following dignified transfer, escort to Pinelawn Memorial Park - KSU approx 11:15 am
Lead Ride Captain: Bill Byrne
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Phone #: 516.765.0905
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? Yes
Second Staging Date: 05/06/2020
Second Staging Time: 11:15
Second Stage - AM or PM: am
Second Location: Pinelawn Memorial Gardens
2030 Wellwood Ave.
Farmingdale, NY
Lead Ride Captain: James Martinelli
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Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
IMPORTANT

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 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 is a mission coming into LINC at 10:30 - 10:45 am. Hopefully members can stay for the arrival of this hero at 11:45 am at Pinelawn. Please bring your flags and meet with Jim & Terry at the administration parking lot. An escort is not set yet but watch for an update if one is set.
Submitted by: Pete Jepson SRC Region 9
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