Soldier Is Buried In Kearney

Memorial services for US Army Sergeant David McKeever were held Thursday in Kearney. McKeever was killed on April 5th when his unit was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade in Baghdad.

McKeever is originally from New York state, but his widow, Niki wanted her husband buried in Kearney so their 1-year-old son, Dylan, can visit his grave. Burial was held at the Kearney Cemetery with military rites by the Fort Riley Honors Detail out of Kansas.