Visitation held for soldier killed at Ft. Hood

November 18, 2009 8:09:17 PM PST
There was a show of patriotism at the visitation for a Chicago soldier killed at Fort Hood earlier this month.Members of the Junior ROTC from Kelvyn Park High School filed into a Northwest Side funeral home to pay their respects.

Francheska Velez, 21, graduated from Kelvyn Park in 2006.

Private Velez served in Iraq, where she drove fuel tankers. Her funeral will take place on Thursday morning.


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