Services Monday for Oklahoman killed in Iraq

Friday, February 4th 2005, 10:14 am
By: News On 6

ROLAND, Okla. (AP) -- Funeral services will be Monday afternoon in Fort Smith, Arkansas, for a soldier from Oklahoma.

Specialist Lyle Rymer the second of Roland was killed last Friday by a sniper as he helped secure an area in Baghdad for the Iraqi elections.

Family members say services will be Monday afternoon at 2 at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

Rymer was assigned to the 239th Engineer Company, 39th Infantry Brigade based in Booneville, Arkansas.

He's survived by his wife LaTisha, 3-year-old son Sean and 10-month-old daughter Jasmine.