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Tribute Donations

Our mission is done out of honor and respect, and there is never a charge or an expectation of a donation. However, many have asked to donate to the PGR in memory of the heroes we have stood for. This is a record of those donors and their honorees.

Tribute donations may be made from our Donate to the PGR page.


Patricia O'Dea

December 13, 2018

In memory of my husband, Thomas O'Dea. Your presence on September 20th added a special feeling of… Read more

In memory of my husband, Thomas O'Dea. Your presence on September 20th added a special feeling of honor and pride as you stood guard with your flags and saluted him, one by one. Thank you for this beautiful show of respect. We will never forget your kindness.  The O'Dea Family."

Patricia Schliep

December 13, 2018

GEOFF MOORE

December 12, 2018

In Honor of Leo Duquette and his service to our Nation. He returns to his family almost 70 years… Read more

In Honor of Leo Duquette and his service to our Nation. He returns to his family almost 70 years after he was lost in battle during the Korean War.

Susan Berilla

December 12, 2018

On November 9th the Patriot Guard came and honored my husband Michael Berilla at his burial at the… Read more

On November 9th the Patriot Guard came and honored my husband Michael Berilla at his burial at the Abraham Lincoln Natl Cemetery in Elwood Illinois and it was above and beyond my wildest expectations. The honor they show to a fallen veteran is outstanding.

Elaine Mitchell

December 10, 2018

In memory of our beloved daughter Mary Jo Mitchell Walpole.

Donald Dink Smith

December 10, 2018

In honor of Robert Lee Smith, a proud Marine Reservist and member of the National Guard, and member… Read more

In honor of Robert Lee Smith, a proud Marine Reservist and member of the National Guard, and member of the NC Patriot Guard. A thousand thanks for the Guards attendance as well to his memorial from his brother Dink, a Vet. and daughter Summer.

Susan Graham

December 9, 2018

In loving memory of your Dad; he is truly missed

Katherine Molnar

December 7, 2018

In memory of our father, Edward Paul Owens, Jr., a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Coast… Read more

In memory of our father, Edward Paul Owens, Jr., a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Coast Guard.

Don Wyman

December 5, 2018

In honor of my father, Donel H. Wyman USN WWII. He received the Navy Cross for heroism.

Amanda Dugger

December 2, 2018

In memory of my father, Edward J. Carter, 71, a proud veteran of the U.S. Army and biker from North… Read more

In memory of my father, Edward J. Carter, 71, a proud veteran of the U.S. Army and biker from North St. Louis County, MO. Thank you MO Patriot Guard Guard Riders for providing my father with a beautiful final escort to Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

Donnie Whitmer

November 27, 2018

In memory of Dave Broyles, a good person who will greatly missed!

Curtis Pratt

November 26, 2018

Curtis Albert Pratt , Febuary 11 th 2018. Thanks to the Patriot Guard Riders for their support and… Read more

Curtis Albert Pratt , Febuary 11 th 2018. Thanks to the Patriot Guard Riders for their support and the respect they showed my father.

Carl & Donna Walker

November 26, 2018

In Memory of my nephew, Maurice Tipton, our family and friends were very happy with the Patriot… Read more

In Memory of my nephew, Maurice Tipton, our family and friends were very happy with the Patriot Guard Riders presence at the funeral for Maurice. Thank you all for coming to honor him.

Karen Schepis

November 25, 2018

In Memory of Antonino A. Schepis

Renee Black

November 25, 2018

In Honor of Howard Thomas
This donation is made in honor of my brother in law who is a member of… Read more

In Honor of Howard Thomas
This donation is made in honor of my brother in law who is a member of the Patriot Riders in Florida. His participation with the Patriot Riders is just another example of how he has lived his patriotism all his life.

Denise Adams

November 22, 2018

In honor of Howard D. Thomas II who is a member of the Patriot Guard Riders.
Thank you for honoring… Read more

In honor of Howard D. Thomas II who is a member of the Patriot Guard Riders.
Thank you for honoring our veterans who sacrificed for our freedom.

Daryl and Sue McFarland

November 21, 2018

In Memory of Pete Pedro. Pete and the Patriot Guard honored our Dad ten years ago. We will never… Read more

In Memory of Pete Pedro. Pete and the Patriot Guard honored our Dad ten years ago. We will never forget that beautiful experience.

Brent Krock

November 17, 2018

In Memory of Blaise Schweibinz
The entire family and friends were very happy with the Patriot Guard… Read more

In Memory of Blaise Schweibinz
The entire family and friends were very happy with the Patriot Guard Riders presence at the funeral for Blaise Schweibinz. Thank you all for coming to honor Blaise.

gary alexander

November 15, 2018

In Honor of James Alexander
Martha: I am so sorry for your loss. Stephen had a difficult life and… Read more

In Honor of James Alexander
Martha: I am so sorry for your loss. Stephen had a difficult life and he is not suffering any longer Love you Gary and Terri

Beverly Borta

November 13, 2018

In Memory of Delmar Borta
Our family wishes to thank all those who showed the respect and honor to… Read more

In Memory of Delmar Borta
Our family wishes to thank all those who showed the respect and honor to our father, grandfather and my husband. Del was a great man and veteran.

William Flegenheimer

November 12, 2018

I would like to donate this $100.00 in honor of Pete Pedro, who was a member of the PGR

Michele Buc

November 12, 2018

My cousin, Tommy, loved motorcycles all of his life. Although he had too much back trouble to serve… Read more

My cousin, Tommy, loved motorcycles all of his life. Although he had too much back trouble to serve in the military, his father served. Tommy and his father together had motorcycles and loved riding. Now, they are together in heaven. Let's hope there are cycles up there, as well.

Robin Greene

November 11, 2018

Thank you to you and all the veterans for your service. I love you dad!

Sonya Diel

November 8, 2018

Dave and Family, In loving memory of your father, father-in-law and grandfather. Your friends at M… Read more

Dave and Family, In loving memory of your father, father-in-law and grandfather. Your friends at M. B. Sturgis Inc.

susan walter

November 8, 2018

My precious sister,Nancy, is my hero because of her care for husband Doug Nash, when he was fighting… Read more

My precious sister,Nancy, is my hero because of her care for husband Doug Nash, when he was fighting pancreatic cancer brought on by his serving in vietnam. When he passed she worked with veterans who needed help getting through all the red tape before they could get their benefits. She just finished her own battle with cancer and now reunited with her husband, Doug. She was so grateful for the honor you gave Doug through your escort. thank you for your service

Dennis and Dorothy Newberry

November 8, 2018

This is in memory of our friend Rosalie K. Howerton who passed away October 29th 2018 in Tyler, TX… Read more

This is in memory of our friend Rosalie K. Howerton who passed away October 29th 2018 in Tyler, TX. She was a friend, veteran, patriot and a member of the local Patriot Guard organization. Your presence at her funeral was very powerful. Thank you for your service to others.

Robert Yoe

November 8, 2018

Special thanks to Chip Williams and his team for outstanding honor shown to our Dad, MSGT P.F. Yoe… Read more

Special thanks to Chip Williams and his team for outstanding honor shown to our Dad, MSGT P.F. Yoe (retired) at his internment at Riverside National Cemetery. Beautiful mission.

James and Karin Hamilton

November 7, 2018

SGM (R) Ferry, Devoted Husband, Father and a honorable patriot. You will be sadly missed by all.

Madonna Martinez

November 5, 2018

Thank you Patriot Guard Riders. Donation is made in honor of my husband
Armando Martinez, 20 year… Read more

Thank you Patriot Guard Riders. Donation is made in honor of my husband
Armando Martinez, 20 year 1967 to 1987 USAF . God bless you all.

Allen Buchholz

November 4, 2018

In Memory of William J. Schinner

daniel wick

November 3, 2018

In memory of my son

Douglas Ryan

November 2, 2018

In honor of my recently passed uncle, Bobby Jay Davis, of Westville, IL.
Thank you, Patriot Guard… Read more

In honor of my recently passed uncle, Bobby Jay Davis, of Westville, IL.
Thank you, Patriot Guard Riders, for your service to his family.

Sandra File

November 2, 2018

In memory of Stephen Tepatti, on the occasion of the 35th wedding anniversary of his mother Terri… Read more

In memory of Stephen Tepatti, on the occasion of the 35th wedding anniversary of his mother Terri Hoover and her husband Randy.

Sharon Emmert

November 1, 2018

In loving memory of Rosalie Howerton, a good friend, sister in Christ, and true patriot.

Holly Klovanish

October 26, 2018

In loving memory of my late husband Michael...a Vietnam veteran who died of his injuries in 2002. Go… Read more

In loving memory of my late husband Michael...a Vietnam veteran who died of his injuries in 2002. Go rest high on that mountain Mick. I love you.

And to the PGR...Thank you and God bless you!

Kristen Chester

October 24, 2018

From Julian “Jay” Moreno, St. Mary’s, Fl., in memory of my brother, Mike Keenan, USN Veteran… Read more

From Julian “Jay” Moreno, St. Mary’s, Fl., in memory of my brother, Mike Keenan, USN Veteran, Patriot Guard Member, who passed away Oct. 6, 2018, Savannah, GA.

Ann Morgan

October 18, 2018

Many thanks to the Patriot Guard Riders for the escort to General Doyle Cemetery on October 16… Read more

Many thanks to the Patriot Guard Riders for the escort to General Doyle Cemetery on October 16, 2018. It was a beautiful sight with the American flag waving in the wind. It was a touching tribute to my husband’s 20 plus years of services. We need more people in the world like this group. Heartfelt thank you from entire family.

Kristie Siegel-Gonzalez

October 17, 2018

The honor, respect, and salute shown for my Father at his funeral was so perfect. I'm thankful they… Read more

The honor, respect, and salute shown for my Father at his funeral was so perfect. I'm thankful they guided our family on a difficult day. We received many compliments about the flag lines they formed and the escort. Army WWII

Michael Ratatori

October 16, 2018

In Memory of Bill Schinner

Ed Spellman

October 14, 2018

Thank you for all your support in the services to honor TSGT Harry Carlsen. To each and every rider… Read more

Thank you for all your support in the services to honor TSGT Harry Carlsen. To each and every rider who provided the escort from the airport to his final resting place, your presence made it a special experience that none of us will ever forget. The love of country that your membership exhibits is a model for the rest of us aspire to.

Cindy Wheeler

October 10, 2018

Our family thanks those riders who took the time to honor our Dad Frederick H. Russell, Col USMC… Read more

Our family thanks those riders who took the time to honor our Dad Frederick H. Russell, Col USMC Ret.

Dale Price

October 9, 2018

In Memory of Michael Ballew Keenan

Lisa Wright

October 4, 2018

In Memory of Larry Blue

David Bell

September 26, 2018

Thank you for your continued service honoring veterans and their families.

Courtney See Elizondo

September 25, 2018

In Memory of James "Rip" Van Winkle

Elo Larsen

September 22, 2018

Thank you for your service and your friendship,, rest easy soldier...

Debbie Strobel

September 22, 2018

Thank you for your organization giving honor to my dad who passed away earlier this summer in… Read more

Thank you for your organization giving honor to my dad who passed away earlier this summer in Oklahoma City. It was so very special and the plaque that was given to each child meant so much. Love what you do and stand for. Debbie

Glen and Mary Kibler

November 15, 2018

In Memory of Jackie Bozeman

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