Patriot Guard Riders Pennsylvania
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American Hero USN / 14 October 2021 / McMurray,PA


Oct 21


American Hero
U.S. Navy
14 October 2021


The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited by Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care to be family and pallbearers, to stand in silent honor for an American Hero, a U.S. Navy veteran then escort and lead a procession to the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies for the interment.

Our American Hero entered the U.S. Navy February of 1967 and honorably discharged December of 1968 with the rank of Electronics Technician (Communications) Seaman. He served our country with honor, now it’s our turn to stand in honor for him.

Requesting 6 pallbearers to please to contact the RCIC if wanting to assist and to arrive at the Funeral Home by 1:45 PM.


Thursday, 14 October 2021


Staging: 1:45 PM
Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care
3287 Washington Rd, McMurray, PA 15317

Briefing: 2:00 PM


KSU, escorting for interment: 2:10 PM
National Cemetery Of The Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Rd, Cecil Township, PA 15017

Interment at 2:30 PM

Members can attend all of a mission or any part of the mission. PGR sets no time for a member to escort and or stand a mission. We Thank you for whatever time you give us and the families of our heroes appreciate your time.

Remember that the National Cemetery is a Federal Reservation and NO WEAPONS are permitted. Also, masks are no longer required for those fully vaccinated. If not fully vaccinated you are required to wear a mask while social distancing, during the service, interment and if indoors.

Before heading out please watch the weather, dress accordingly and bring your 3 X 5 hand held American flags.


RCIC: Jim Shaw
(412) 217-5967

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