Unattended Veterans Service Will Happen At Washington Crossing National Cemetary



The community is invited to join the Bucks County Coroner’s Office at the Unattended Veterans Service at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. The ceremony will be held at 830 Highland Road, Newtown PA,18940 on Thursday, October 27thth at 2:00pm. Bucks County Coroner, Meredith Buck announced the Coroner’s Office will be interring four unclaimed veterans of Bucks County with full military honors.

 


The veterans include:

 


Albert Reamy, U.S. Navy (Rank: SA) (World War II Era), from Bristol Township

Lee Schantz, U.S. Army (Rank: PV2) (Persian Gulf War Era), from Springfield Township

Richard Wilburn, U.S. Marine (Rank: PVT), from Quakertown Borough

Stephen Williams, U.S. Air Force (Rank: AMN) (Vietnam War Era), from Bristol Township

 

 

 


During the ceremony, the veterans’ names will be read, and the Pennsylvania Military Honors team will present
the flag on the behalf of the veterans. A rifle salute and live Taps will be provided. After the ceremony, the
veterans will each be placed in their own niche in the columbarium which will be engraved with “Gone But,
Not Forgotten.

 


This will be the last Unattended Veterans Service held this year at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. unit January 2023.


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