Fallen North Texas soldier laid to rest

- Friends and family laid a fallen soldier from Arlington to rest Saturday morning.

The remains of 22-year-old Sgt. Allen Stigler Jr. were returned to his family on Thursday.

He and another soldier were killed during an artillery mishap in Iraq one month before he was scheduled to come home.

Stigler graduated from Mansfield Timberview High School.

His funeral service was held at Mount Olive Baptist Church in Arlington.

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