The family of Air Force Vietnam War Veteran Vasco Slayton, Jr. has requested the Patriot Guard Riders stand to honor his service to our nation during his funeral and interment ceremony Wednesday, November 30. Following the funeral service, the PGR will escort Vasco to the Washington Crossing National Cemetery for interment with full military honors. Vasco’s son Frank, an Iraqi War Veteran, has asked us to be there for his father. Vasco Slayton, Jr. is a patriot who served our country with honor and now it’s our turn to stand and honor him.
VIEWING & FUNERAL: Wednesday 11/30 Viewing 0900 HRS, Service 1100 HRS
St. Joseph Baptist Church
5412 Vine Street
Staging: 0830 HRS
At the church
ESCORT & INTERMENT: following the service
Washington Crossing National Cemetery
830 Highland Road
Newtown, PA 18940
NOTE: If going directly to the cemetery, stage at 1330 HRS in front of the Administration Building. Do not proceed to the Committal Shelter without permission.
For mission information, contact:
Dale McGinnis, Veterans Liaison East
National Link: https://www.patriotguard.org/showthread.php?425573