Funeral Plans Made For Local Soldier
Funeral services for Army Staff Sergeant Chris Swisher will be held Wednesday in Lincoln. The 26 year old Lincoln native was killed October Ninth while on patrol in Baghdad. The 1995 Lincoln Northeast High School graduate will be buried with full military honors Wednesday at Lincoln Memorial Park. Services prior to Swisher's burial will be held at 3 p.m. At Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home. Swisher and a California soldier, were killed in a clash with locals in a Shiite Muslim neighborhood.