Funeral Services Set For Oklahoma National Guardsmen Killed Overseas

Sunday, August 7th 2011, 5:01 pm
By: News 9

OKLAHOMA CITY --The Oklahoma National Guard has released the times and locations of funeral services for two Soldiers killed in Afghanistan on July 29.

The funeral for 2nd Lt. Jered W. Ewy, of Edmond, will be held at Henderson Hills Baptist Church, on Thursday, August 11, at 10:00 a.m. The church is located at 1200 East I-35 Frontage Road in Edmond.

The funeral for Private 1st Class Augustus J. Vicari, of Broken Arrow, will be held at Holy Name Church in Lowell, Ind., on Tuesday, August 9, at 1:00 p.m. Holy Name Church is located at 11000 West 133rd Ave. Cedar Lake, Ind.

Both of the Oklahoma Army National Guard Soldiers died from wounds inflicted by an improvised explosive device while on patrol in Janak Kheyl, Afghanistan, the Defense Department reported.

07/31/2011 Related Story: IED Blast Kills Edmond And Broken Arrow Soldiers In Afghanistan.