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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 payment. However, many have asked to donate to the PGR in memory of the heroes we have stood for, or to honor those still with us. This is a record of those donors and their honorees.

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


Anna E Allen

September 18, 2020 Given in memory of Charles Allen

Thank you for escorting Chuck not once but three times. Once in North Carolina and then… Read more

Thank you for escorting Chuck not once but three times. Once in North Carolina and then co-ordinating his transfer in Oklahoma. You took all the worry and stress out of a very difficult time. Thank you for honoring my love 💜

Roger Beckett

September 17, 2020 Given in memory of Paul Beckett

Thanks to Jim Jacobs and the Guards who escorted my Dad and us to my Father's resting place at… Read more

Thanks to Jim Jacobs and the Guards who escorted my Dad and us to my Father's resting place at Bakersfield National on 8/24. Thanks again.

Peter Gibaldi

September 16, 2020 Given in memory of John Rennee

In Loving Memory from..... Peter & Pat

Kathleen Schallmo

September 15, 2020 Given in memory of Albert Schallmo

The mission for my husband Albert was on August 30,2020 at Addison's Funeral Home in Angola, NY… Read more

The mission for my husband Albert was on August 30,2020 at Addison's Funeral Home in Angola, NY. Please credit our area riders with this donation. Thank you. The memorial was absolutely wonder and such an honor to my husband Al. I appreciate all that was done by all involved and a special thank you to Don Higgins and Bill Brainard.

Laura McCorry

September 11, 2020 Given in memory of Dan Coleman

Anthony Migliozzi

September 11, 2020 Given in memory of Edward Anthony Fierro Jr.

In memory of Uncle Ed

Noel Paschke

September 10, 2020 Given in memory of William Eyring, Jr.

Thank you to Bruce Gentile and the Virginia Patriot Riders for honoring my brother William "Bill"… Read more

Thank you to Bruce Gentile and the Virginia Patriot Riders for honoring my brother William "Bill" Eyring, Jr. at Arlington National Cemetry on August 27, 2020. We are forever grateful for your service to our country and for honoring Bill with your presence.

Mary Meindl

September 9, 2020 Given in memory of Eugene F. Buccella

Memorial gift combined contributions

Rosemarie Walker

September 9, 2020 Given in memory of Bob Cox

Honored and Blessed to have known you

Marilyn Mego

September 3, 2020 Given in memory of William Mego

Thank you for honoring my husband with such respect and patriotism. You helped my family as well. … Read more

Thank you for honoring my husband with such respect and patriotism. You helped my family as well. Your service is so appreciated. God bless you all.

Matt Rotuski

September 2, 2020

In memory of my grandpa Tony Firmani
Pfc United States Army ww2

Our debt to the heroic men and… Read more

In memory of my grandpa Tony Firmani
Pfc United States Army ww2

Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices.

Jennifer Masterton

August 30, 2020 Given in memory of John Marko

Thank you to Dan Edwards and his riders who came out to honor my dad at his funeral August 24, 2020.

Robin Nye

August 30, 2020 Given in memory of Bruce Nye

On behalf of my entire family thank you for being part of my fathers celebration of life. The plaque… Read more

On behalf of my entire family thank you for being part of my fathers celebration of life. The plaque was especially appreciated. To the Patriot Guard members who stood outside the hall bearing our beloved American Flag as our guests arrived thank you. My Father was proud of his service and we were very proud of him.

Glenn Waggoner

August 29, 2020 Given in honor of James David Johnson

In Honor and Service to our Nation when called upon.

Becky Mace

August 25, 2020 Given in memory of Tommy Taylor

Holly and Tony Williams

August 24, 2020 Given in memory of James Shoffitt

In Memory of James E Shoffitt and in Thanks to the Support of The Patriot Guard Riders.

donald lovejoy

August 23, 2020 Given in memory of WILLIAM DURKEE

IN MEMORY OF WILLIAM DURKEE

Tamara Rusis

August 21, 2020 Given in memory of Jon Meek

James R Smallwood

August 20, 2020 Given in memory of James Edward Smallwood

My father's tribute and escort is something that I will always remember. While we were overwhelmed… Read more

My father's tribute and escort is something that I will always remember. While we were overwhelmed during the services, the tribute did not go unnoticed! I am so thankful and proud to have had the patriot guard at the front of our procession. Very inspiring. Thank you again.

Dolly Wenzel

August 17, 2020 Given in memory of Tex Winans

Great guy he loved everyone ! Great example and had the best sense of humor. He will be missed… Read more

Great guy he loved everyone ! Great example and had the best sense of humor. He will be missed greatly.

Donna Sartin Johnson

August 16, 2020 Given in memory of Joe Sartin Sr

The sight of you saluting then escorting our father and grandfather to his final resting place at… Read more

The sight of you saluting then escorting our father and grandfather to his final resting place at White Lawn Memorial Gardens was heartfelt and humbling. So much pride in a sad time. Thank you from the bottom of my heart and thank Walnut Lawn Funeral Services for recommending you to us.

Aric Kulm

August 15, 2020 Given in honor of Zachary Smith

Walter Raines

August 15, 2020 Given in memory of James Raines

In memory of my brother for his service and a thanks for all you do.

Patricia Camelio

August 14, 2020 Given in memory of Alan Johnson

In memory of Alan Johnson. From Patti Camelio, granddaughter of Beverly Johnson

Marie Gill

August 5, 2020 Given in memory of Alan Johnson

susan spaccaforno

August 4, 2020 Given in memory of Lcpl Michael Spaccaforno

Thank you for being present at my husband Michael's graveside burial on July 11, 2020
I am honored… Read more

Thank you for being present at my husband Michael's graveside burial on July 11, 2020
I am honored that you were there.
Thank you!
Susan

Cindy Bobell

August 3, 2020 Given in memory of Gary Pryor

RIP

Renee Lamb

July 30, 2020 Given in memory of John Hall Chrisman

In memory of John Hall Chrisman, from Quest Global

Carolyn Streckfuss

July 27, 2020 Given in memory of Joseph Streckfuss

James Barnhill

July 25, 2020 Given in memory of COL Henry William Meyer

I would appreciate the patriot guard being available to escort my father in law from Lebanon, MO to… Read more

I would appreciate the patriot guard being available to escort my father in law from Lebanon, MO to Fort Leonard Wood, MO for a military funeral. We are waiting to get him back from cremation and it will take 8-10 days.

https://www.shadelscolonialchapel.com/obituary/henry-w-meyer

Patsy Graham

July 23, 2020 Given in memory of William Frank Byrd

Sorry to the Byrd family for their loss.

Jeniffer Kearns

July 23, 2020 Given in memory of William Frank Byrd

Thanks so much for honoring my daddy. It was a beautiful sight. My family and I thank you from the… Read more

Thanks so much for honoring my daddy. It was a beautiful sight. My family and I thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

Mac & Mary McDougal

July 21, 2020 Given in memory of Scott Sansbury

Kim, Mary and I have you and your family in our prayers. We remember Scott with love and fond… Read more

Kim, Mary and I have you and your family in our prayers. We remember Scott with love and fond memories. Mac Mcdougal

Bill Cummings

July 20, 2020 Given in memory of Neal Moon

The respect shown at Neal's service was over and beyond anything we have ever seen.
It was so very… Read more

The respect shown at Neal's service was over and beyond anything we have ever seen.
It was so very much appreciated

Karin Fahey

July 17, 2020 Given in honor of Michael Fahey

In honor of my beloved husband of 30 years, Michael Fahey, may you rest in eternal Peace my love… Read more

In honor of my beloved husband of 30 years, Michael Fahey, may you rest in eternal Peace my love, until we meet again, Karin Fahey

Anonymous

July 17, 2020 Given in memory of Dustin Munson

Raymond Ramos

July 15, 2020 Given in memory of Simon Ramos

This is a thank you for the flag line that your group is doing for Simon on July 17th at St. Pius… Read more

This is a thank you for the flag line that your group is doing for Simon on July 17th at St. Pius Catholic Church, Conyers, Georgia

richard ronning

July 14, 2020 Given in memory of Tom Peckham

We remember Tommy with fondness. He will be missed.

Jennifer Lutz

July 13, 2020 Given in memory of Laurence Kish

My father Laurence E. Kish proudly served his country as a Master Sargent in the U.S. Army during… Read more

My father Laurence E. Kish proudly served his country as a Master Sargent in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Dad passed on June 11 2020. Thank you Ohio Patriot Riders for showing respect to our father at the funeral the church and cemetery, our dad would have been very proud to have the Patriot Guard Riders as part of his life celebration, and on behalf of all of the KIsh family we thank you for being a part of this special day!

Anita Ramundo

July 9, 2020 Given in memory of Eric Darrah

Eric 'Gray ghost' Darrah

Dolores Kennick

July 8, 2020 Given in memory of Ronald Kennick

Thanks so much for your participation in my husband's celebration of life service on June 20th. It… Read more

Thanks so much for your participation in my husband's celebration of life service on June 20th. It was a moving moment when they all saluted my husband's remains. Thanks again.

JASON SIMPSON

July 4, 2020 Given in memory of Joshua Deans

In loving memory of an American hero and my step brother, Joshua Deans.

keith smith

July 3, 2020 Given in memory of Hardwick Smith

Thank you PGR on behalf of the family for honoring an old soldier and escorting platoon sergeant… Read more

Thank you PGR on behalf of the family for honoring an old soldier and escorting platoon sergeant Hardwick Smith to his final resting place with his wife .as his 24 years of service continues in the afterlife .May you're number's grow and you're mission change the world for the better .

Lisa West

June 30, 2020 Given in honor of Master Sargeant LeRoy Perkins

Thank you, Patriot Riders of Ovid NY, for your presence, your service and the love that you showed… Read more

Thank you, Patriot Riders of Ovid NY, for your presence, your service and the love that you showed at my dad's funeral.

Anonymous

June 29, 2020 Given in memory of Mr. Scott Sansbury

Carolyn Lynch

June 29, 2020 Given in memory of Lewis Mansfield

Screaming Eagles! Rest in Peace, Mr. Mansfield. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Audrey Loder

June 26, 2020 Given in memory of Scott Sansbury

David Soto

June 26, 2020 Given in memory of Scott Sansbury

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