Fallen Soldier

Mokena Soldier Laid To RestFriends and family of a fallen soldier from Mokena were preparing to say their final goodbyes on Tuesday, when 19-year-old Army Pfc. Aaron Toppen will be laid to rest after he was killed in a friendly fire incident in Afghanistan.
Wheaton North H.S. Mourns Soldier Who Died After Attack In AfghanistanWheaton North High School has been mourning the loss of a recent graduate, who died a month after he was wounded while serving in Afghanistan.
Fallen NW Indiana Soldier Honored At FuneralHe made the ultimate sacrifice while serving his country. On Wednesday, northwest Indiana residents came together to say goodbye to Army Staff Sgt. David Nowaczyk, who was killed in Afghanistan last month.
Owner Of Fallen Marine's Items Says He’ll Return ThemThe man who bought a storage lockerful of personal effects that belonged to a female Marine killed in Pakistan is relenting. He'll return the items for free but he's having trouble reaching the family.