McALLEN - Funeral arrangements continue for the family of fallen soldier SPC. Kurt Kern who was killed in Afghanistan last Tuesday from an IED attack on his unit.
No date has been set for his funeral, but a person from America's Last Patrol tell us that SPC. Kern's body may take up to another week to arrive back to the Valley. He will be buried at the State Veterans Cemetery in Mission and NewsCenter will keep you posted on any new developments.