Honor Mission
Joseph Billera
US Army - WWII Veteran
Multi-City, NY - 04/10/2021
***UPDATED 04/08/2021 - 2020 hrs***
Primary Staging Time updated
See updated information below
Mission applies to the following Region(s): Region 8, Region 9
About the Mission: The family of Joseph Billera has requested Patriot Guard Rider participation in his funeral services.  Joseph, 93, passed away on January 21, 2021. Joseph was a US Army World War ll veteran and a true patriot. This member of the "Greatest Generation" served his country with honor while assigned to HQ Company, 1st BN, 349 Inf Regt, 88th Div, and attained a rank of Sergeant.
Primary Staging Date: 04/10/2021
Primary Staging Time: 10:05 - Updated
AM or PM: am
Staging Location: Shell Gas Station
913 Portion Rd. ( CR16)
Corner of Avenue "D"
Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
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Lead Ride Captain: Pete Jepson
Lead Ride Captain email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Lead Ride Captain Phone #: 631-922-6330
Special Covid-19 Mission Guidelines:

The Mandatory Rules for Covid-19 protection practices...these WILL be strictly enforced.

  • Stay a minimum of 6 feet apart from each other at all times.
  • No handshaking or any other physical contact of any kind..
  • Follow all Covid-19 protection practices as described on the CDC website.
  • Click this url to review: CDC - Prevent Getting Sick
  • Here is the link for the NYS rules: NYS Guidelines
  • * If you are not feeling well in any way, please do not attend this Mission.
  • ** ADDITIONAL MANDATORY REQUIREMENT: Wearing a protective face covering of some kind is required...homemade face-mask, bandanna, etc. (Patriotic face coverings would be particularly appropriate) This will not only provide an extra layer of protection to ourselves and others, but will send the message that the PGR takes this crisis seriously and is performing this Mission responsibly.
Special Information: Bring your flags and bike flags. We will escort family with cremains to church service. KSU - 10:20 am.
Is there a Second Stage to this Mission? yes
Second Staging Date: 04/10/2021
Second Staging Time: 10:30
Second Stage - AM or PM: am
Second Location: Christ Church United Methodist
545 Old Town Rd.
Port Jefferson Sta., NY 11776
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Second Lead Ride Captain: Pete Jepson
Second LRC Email and Phone #: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Second Stage - Special Information: Stage in parking lot on North side of church. Upon arrival of escort we will set flag line at church entrance. Mission will conclude at about 11:15am.
Submitted by: Pete Jepson SRC Region9
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