William Arthur Watson
11 September 2020
The Patriot Guard Riders have been invited by the family of William Arthur Watson, U.S. Army, to stand in silent honor for his service then escort for the interment.
William enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1990 and following his Basic Training, William served in the U.S. Army Reserve, rank of Private First Class as a Psychological Operations Specialist.
In March of 1993, William attended the Mercyhurst Municipal Police Training Academy at Thiel College in Greenville and graduated from the Police Academy in September 1993, receiving his Certificate of Completion. William was elected as State Constable for Shenango Township in Mercer County for two terms, performing a wide range of duties, including: prisoner transport and serving warrants and other district court papers. William was employed by the Thiel College Campus Police where he achieved the rank of Sergeant. William also worked for the Park Rangers in Buhl Park in Hermitage and served for a time as their Assistant Chief. William was currently a Police Officer for the Borough of Jamestown, first working as a full time Patrol Officer, then being assigned as the School Resource Officer in the Jamestown Elementary School.
William served our country and community with honor, it’s now our turn to honor him.
Friday, 11 September 2020
Staging: 9:45 A.M.
J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
1090 E State St, Sharon, PA 16146
Briefing: 10:15 A.M.
Flag Line: 10:30 A.M.
Service at 11:30 A.M.
Following the service KSU, escorting for interment
Mt. Washington Cemetery
1615-1757 Bend Rd, Mercer, PA 16137
Upon the arrival of the cemetery, Flag Line set
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 forwhatever time you give us and the families of our heroes appreciate your time.
Please be aware & alert of your surroundings. Also, before heading out please watch the weather, dress accordingly, grab your masks and bring your 3 X 5 handheld American flags.
RCIC: Ken Tenny
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