Memorial for SGT Collins

Member of Post 2913 gathered together with recruiters from around Suffolk County, and members of the American Legion and Community to say a sad farewell to SGT Jonathan Collins, who was killed in a car crash on his way home from Alive After Five doing a recruiting event. SGT Collins has touched so many peopleContinue reading “Memorial for SGT Collins”

Memorial Day 2018

Memorial Day is one of those days that the VFW does a lot in a short time, because we have so many to honor in just one day. Members of the Post and the Auxiliary gather together on this day to pay our respects to those that gave so much. VFW Post 2913 started it’sContinue reading “Memorial Day 2018”

May 26th, Memorial Day Weekend

The day started off with Incoming Sr. Vice Commander Scott McKendrick doing Buddy Poppies at Angelo Sorto, Neighborhood Deli of Bayport. Than members of VFW Post 2913, American Legion Post 269, and AMVets Post 111 laying flags at Cedar Grove, Waverly Ave, Lakeview and Catholic Cemeteries in Patchogue. Incoming Commander Dave Rogers stopped by Swezey’sContinue reading “May 26th, Memorial Day Weekend”

Edward Gary Sacco

It is with great sadness that VFW Post 2913 announces the passing of Life Member Ed Sacco. Cherished husband of Patricia. Loving father of Linda Sacco, Edward (Barbara), Stephen, Kathleen Tozer (William), Christopher Mitchell, Eileen Strong, Francis Mitchell (Karen), Kelly Stouffer (Dale), Patricia Hunt, and Margaret Berg (Harold). Beloved grandfather and great grandfather of many. ProudContinue reading “Edward Gary Sacco”

Departed Comrade

It is with sadness that we report the loss of Comrade and World War II veteran, Alfred A Hall. Members (Commander George Barrett, Chaplain Mike Amodeo, Sr. Vice Commander Dave Rogers, Quartermaster George Egan, and Members Peter Palamidis, Jim Orban, and Jeff Molitor) of VFW Post 2913 gathered tonight to give our final respects toContinue reading “Departed Comrade”

Departing Comrade WWII Veteran Anthony Salvo Sr.

VFW Post 2913 is sadden to report the passing of Comrade and WWII Veteran Anthony Salvo Sr. Members of the post attended the wake for Comrade Salvo Sr. tonight to pay last respects and give honors.   “O God, Father of us all, we here extend these final earthly tributes to our beloved comrade. AcceptContinue reading “Departing Comrade WWII Veteran Anthony Salvo Sr.”

Reflecting on 2017

Jayne-Latin VFW Post 2913 would like to take this time to thank all those that made this a special year. Thanks to the hard work and dedications of our comrades, the support from the local community and the donations and sponsorship from both individuals and companies in the area we were able to do aContinue reading “Reflecting on 2017”