Army Warrant 2 Officer Jose Luis Montenegro Jr. Laid to Rest
U.S. Army Warrant 2 Officer Jose Luis Montenegro Jr. was laid to rest on Wednesday afternoon. Officer Montenegro was killed in action when his helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan almost two weeks ago. He was buried at the Rio Grande State Veterans Cemetery in Mission and many veterans, from across the state, came to the funeral to pay their final respects. Officer Montenegro is the 45th service member from the Valley to be killed in action in Afghanistan and Iraq.