US Navy


Honor Mission

Kenneth J. Pape

U.S. Navy
Vietnam Era Veteran

Calverton, NY - 03/20/2023


Mission applies to the following Region(s):

Region 8, Region 9

About the Mission:

Mr. Pape enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he served honorably from January 1963 to September 1964. He served on the USS Terrebone LST-1156, as a Seaman. He was discharged from service from US Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia due to a physical disability. He was always proud of the service he was able to give to his country. The family requests Patriot Guard Riders to stand and honor him.


Primary Staging Date and Staging Time:

03/20/2023 at 10:45 am

Staging Location:

Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Calverton, NY 11901

Lead Ride Captain and Contact Info:

Gene and Sue Fronhoefer - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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.

Special Information:

Meet RCs Gene & Sue at the front gate and wait for the procession from Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Home to arrive with this hero.

Is there a Second Stage to this Mission?


Submitted by:

Pete Jepson SRC region 9

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BM - 03/15 ; MER


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PO Box 637
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