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John G. Gorzelic, USN WW2, 30 OCT 14


Oct 14


John G. Gorzelic

WW2 US Navy Veteran

30 OCT 2014

Fountain Hill / Bethlehem, PA


The family of World War 2 Navy Veteran John G. Gorzelic has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand to honor his service to our nation at his funeral and interment Thursday, October 30.  John was a decorated Signal Man 3rd Class who served in the Pacific Theatre during World War 2.  John’s son, Jim, a Veteran and a member of Rolling Thunder, has invited the PGR to help honor his father.  John Gorzelic is a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.


VIEWING & FUNERAL, 30 OCT 2014  Viewing: 0900 HRS, Service: 1000 HRS

St. Ursula Catholic Church

1300 Broadway

Fountain Hill, PA  18015



Staging & Briefing: 0815 HRS

At the church.  Please bring 3 x 5 flags

Current forecast:  Sunny with a high of 56°

Dress accordingly and bring water to stay hydrated


ESCORT & INTERMENT,  following service  (escort approx. 5 miles)

Holy Savior Cemetery

2575 Linden Street

Bethlehem, PA  18017



RCIC:  George P (Bubba) Wirth, Region 5


Phone:  (610) 248-9540




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