Farley's body returned to Oklahoma, funeral scheduled

Sunday, June 29th 2008, 10:00 pm
By: News 9

Staff and Wire Reports

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) - The body of Steven Farley was returned to Oklahoma Monday. Farley, who was killed by a bomb in Iraq last week, was working to build a city government in Sadr City.

Farley's funeral will be held Wednesday at the Henderson Hills Baptist Church in Edmond at 9 a.m. The 57-year-old will have a full military ceremony following his burial at the Fort Sill National Cemetery in Elgin.

Steven Farley has left behind his parents, wife Donna, three sons and their wives, and one grandchild.

U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary of State Rich Schmierer is scheduled to attend Farley's funeral.