Highway of Heroes Repatriation set for Nazzareno Tassone

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A Highway of Heroes repatriation will be conducted for fallen hero Nazzareno Tassone this coming Wednesday June 21 2017.

All are invited once again to line the bridges between Toronto and Niagara Falls, wave your flags, and show your support to the family.

For those that would like to join the repatriation, form up is at MacKinnon & Bowes, 2 Meridian Road, Toronto, Ont.

Please have a Canadian window flag on your car to identify yourself for the repatriation.

If you are on a motorcycle please report to the road Captain of the North Wall riders that will be leading the procession.

The repatriation will be lead by the North Wall riders, followed by Canadian Heroes Memorial Vehicles, Hearse and Limousines, followed by members of the Kurdish Community and then the general public.

We will leave at 10am sharp.

Here is a picture of the route from the start in Toronto to the 401 westbound.

Route will be  via the 401, 403, QEW, 420 to St. Andrews United Church in Niagara Falls at 5645 Morrison Street.

Estimated times of repatriation are as follows:

Mississauga-10:15 am

Oakville-10:30am

Burlington-10:45am

Hamilton-11am.

Grimsby-11:15am

St.Catharines 11:30am

Niagara Falls 11:45am.

These are estimated times for those that would like to line a bridge to show support for the family.

If you are in Niagara Falls, we will be coming on to the 420 to Stanley Avenue, then turning left to Morrison and left on Morrison to the church.

Service will be at 1pm in the church followed by burial.

A reception will follow, all are welcome.

This page will be the official page of the repatriation, and will be updated with any and all details.  Please make sure that you update your records to reflect same.