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James H. Gandy, USA, OEF, Ellwood City/Bridgeville, PA, 22 Apr 15


Apr 15


James H. Gandy

US Army/Operation Enduring Freedom

Purple Heart

Ellwood City/Bridgeville, PA


The family of James H. Gandy has requested that the Patriot Guard Riders Stand in silent honor at his funeral service then escort him to his final resting place at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies.

Mr. Gandy served his country in the Army in support of Operation Enduring Freedom and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Read his obituary here:


Wednesday, 22 April 2015


Flag Line: 10:00 AM

Love Hope Baptist Church

400 Wayne Ave

Ellwood City, PA 16117


Escort: Immediately following the 11:00 AM funeral service to:

National Cemetery of the Alleghenies

1158 Morgan Rd.

Bridgeville, PA 15017

Committal service scheduled for 1:30 PM


Staging for the funeral service: 9:30 AM at the church

Briefing: 9:45 AM

Flag Line up at 10:00 AM for family and friends’ arrival


Escort will be directed by the Ride Captain


Staging for the Committal Service at National Cemetery of the Alleghenies

1:00 PM at the Memorial Walkway (POW Flag)

Briefing at 1:15 PM

Flag Line: 1:30 PM at the committal shelter as directed by the cemetery staff.


Watch the weather and dress accordingly. Please bring your 3X5 handheld flags


Ride Captain for Ellwood City:

Bill Howley



Ride Captain at National Cemetery of the Alleghenies:

Jim Shaw



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