Photo Gallery: Soldier's funeral: March 21, 2013 10/16

Max Whipple salutes as members of the Honor Guard remove and fold the American flag that draped his brother's  before it is taken from the church and loaded into a hearse. Celebration of Life service  for US Army SSgt. Rex L. Schad at LifeChurch.tv in Edmond Thursday afternoon,  March 21, 2013.  Schad was killed earlier this month while conducting a patrol brief with the Afghanistan National Police.  He is a 2005 graduate of Edmond Memorial High School.    Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman