Created on Thursday, 25 July 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Staff Sgt. Sonny C. Zimmerman was remembered Wednesday by his comrades in Company A, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division with a service in Afghanistan, where he was killed in action July 16.
Staff Sgt. Zimmerman, a 2005 graduate of Waynesfield-Goshen High School, is a grandson of Lucy Turner of Bellefontaine.
Visitation is from 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Waynesfield-Goshen High School, where U.S. Army Chaplain French and the Rev. Kathleen Hays officiate a funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial is in Walnut Hill Cemetery, New Hampshire.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Brothers in arms remembered Staff Sgt. Sonny Zimmerman with a special service Wednesday in Afghanistan, where he was killed in action. Visit www.facebook.com/InLovingMemoryOfSsgSonnyZimmerman for more photos and comments. (PHOTOS | COURTESY OF FACEBOOK)