FORT KNOX, Ky. (WHAS11) – Family, friends and fellow comrades honored Spc. Angel Lopez Friday, Oct. 25, in a memorial ceremony at Prichard Place Chapel at Fort Knox.
Lopez died earlier in October from injuries he suffered from small-arms fire in Afghanistan.
He was a wheeled vehicle mechanic for the 201st Brigade Support Battalion.
Lopez' awards include the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal and more. He's survived by his wife and three children in Cleveland, Ohio.