Mourners gather for two fallen Ind. soldiers

January 21, 2012 7:05:16 AM PST
Services are Friday for two of the four Indiana National Guard soldiers killed this month in Afghanistan.

Staff Sgt. Jon Metzger graduated from Rich South High School in Richton Park in 1998.

His funeral was to be Friday in Indianapolis.

There will be a special celebration of his life in Manteno Saturday afternoon.

And visitation will be held Friday in Batavia for Spc. Christopher Patterson.

A procession was planned to take his body past West Aurora High School and Jefferson Middle School Friday morning.

Visitation is at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Batavia.