Arlington Heights Marine to be buried this weekend

Photo of Marine James Stack, 20, of Arlington Heights, Ill., from Daily Herald.

November 16, 2010 8:36:09 AM PST
A Marine from Arlington Heights who was killed in Afghanistan last week will be buried this weekend.

A military funeral will be held for Lance Corporal James Stack at the field house of Prospect High School in Mount Prospect.

Stack will be buried at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Arlington Heights.

The 20-year-old was shot in the head during combat.

Stack was a national champion air pistol shooter in the 2008 Junior Olympics. He leaves behind his wife and 1-year-old daughter.