Honor Mission
Gordon G. Wilfeard
US Navy - Vietnam Veteran
and
Law Enforcement Officer

Williamson, NY  - 05/22/2021
 
 
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 1, Region 2
About the Mission:

The family of Gordon Wilfeard has requested the Patriot Guard Riders to stand for him during his military honors funeral services. Gordon, 75, passed on February 24, 2021.

Gordon joined the United States Navy after high school graduation and served two tours in Vietnam on river patrol boats. After being honorably discharged, Gordon was employed by Xerox in Webster. After graduating from Cayuga Community College Police Academy, Gordon served 23 years as a Wayne County Sheriff Reserve Deputy.

Gordon was also a member of the Williamson American Legion #394 for many years and was a Charter member of The Williamson American Legion Riders where he held a few different Officers' positions in both. Gordon was a PGR member who attended many missions in the past, and attended Honor Flight. Gordon was always there to help if he could.

Gordon's full obituary is available for viewing online by clicking HERE

Primary Staging Date: 05/22/2021
Primary Staging Time: 9:50
AM or PM: am
Staging Location:

Williamson American Legion
6206 State Rte 21
Williamson, NY 14589

Map

Located between Ridge Rd & Rt 104, on the East side of the street.  Parking located in the rear.

Lead Ride Captain: Daniel Ritz
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Lead Ride Captain Phone #:  
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:
IMPORTANT

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 or any other physical contact of any kind.
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this URL to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • Here is the link for the NYS rules: NYS Guidelines
  • * 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 face-mask, 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:

Staging is at the Williamson American Legion so that the Williamson Legion Riders can ride with us.
Short Briefing & KSU at 10:15 am sharp
Service starts at 11 am sharp at the Lakeview Cemetery on Lake Road, Williamson, New York 14589

Please have large flags flying if you have them. Also dress warm. Cemetery is by the Lake.

Please do what you can to honor the Memory of Mr. Wilfeard and to support his loving and grieving friends and family.

   
Submitted by: Daniel Ritz
Email of Submitter: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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