US Marine's funeral set for Saturday in Tulsa

Tuesday, November 30th 2004, 3:12 pm
By: News On 6

A young Tulsa Marine, who died in Iraq on Friday will be laid to rest this weekend. The memorial service for 19-year-old Lance Corporal Jordan Winkler is scheduled for Saturday at noon at Tulsa's Living Oaks Baptist Church.

Winkler died Friday from a non-combat related incident. The US Department of Defense is investigating the circumstances surrounding his death.

Winkler's family asks that instead of flowers, donations may be made in Jordan's name to Toys for Tots, the American Red Cross, or the Living Oaks Baptist Church Memorial Fund.