The family of Navy Veteran Paul Peter Swercheck has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand to honor his service to our nation at his funeral mass in Harrisburg, and interment at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Paul served in the Navy from 1947 to 1950, and then spent another four years in the Navy Reserves.
Following a funeral mass at the church in Harrisburg, we will escort Paul to Indiantown Gap National Cemetery for inurnment with full honors. Paul Swercheck is a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
FUNERAL MASS 1 APR 2015 Visitation: 1000 HRS, Mass: 1100 HRS
Holy Name of Jesus Church
6150 Allentown Blvd.
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Rally: 0930 HRS at the church. Please bring 3 x 5 flags.
Escort to IGNC to follow service
INTERMENT CEREMONY, 1 APR 2016 1300 HRS
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
If going directly to IGNC, stage at the upper parking lot opposite the rear of the PA Memorial, (turn left at the US Flag Circle). Stage at 1230 HRS
DO NOT PROCEED TO COMMITTAL SITE WITHOUT PERMISSION.
NOTE: Concealed carry permits are NOT recognized on military installations and federal reservations. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery is a federal reservation. Do not bring weapons or hazardous materials to this mission.
RCIC: Steve Vassar, SRC, Region 8
National Link: https://www.patriotguard.org/showthread.php?415393