GRANDVIEW, Wash. - 20 year-old Army Specialist Matthew Emerson will be honored in today's ceremony at 2:00 at the Nazarene Church in Grandview.
They will then line up around 2:45 p.m. to make their way to Prosser. Family and friends are invited to help form a flag line outside the church and along Wine Country Road. Matthew will be buried with full military honors at the Prosser Cemetary.
Matthew Emerson was serving as a gunner in iraq when he died. The army continues to investigate his death and will only say it was a 'non-combat related' incident.