Patriot Guard Riders transport remains of four WNY veterans

Courtesy Christina Abt
Courtesy Christina Abt

HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Patroit Guard Riders transported the remains of four Western New York service veterans to the National Cemetery in Bath on Friday.

Riders gathered at Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home in Hamburg at 8 a.m. on Friday to make the trek to Bath for a 1 p.m. memorial ceremony.

The funeral procession made two stops during the 100-mile journey to allow more Patriot Guard riders to join the procession. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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