Visitation, funeral planned for Elkhart soldier

By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email
By: NewsCenter 16 Staff Email

ELKHART, Ind. You can pay your respects this week to an Elkhart soldier who died in Afghanistan.

Staff Sgt. Jesse Williams and five others were killed on December 17, when a Blackhawk helicopter went down during a mission.

This week, he will be laid to rest.

Visitation for Williams is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Granger Community Church on University Drive.

Funeral services will be held the next day at 1 p.m., also at Granger Community Church.

Williams will be buried immediately following the service at Rice Cemetery in Elkhart.

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