Article Photos: Family, friends of Staff Sgt. Rex L. Schad say goodbye to Edmond soldier 9/16

Grief can be seen on the face of Miranda Whipple as military honor guard slowly and precisely fold the American flag that once draped the casket of her brother-in-law, Rex Schad.  Schad's brother, US Army Spc. Max Whipple is partially shown saluting as the flag is folded. Celebration of Life service  for US Army SSgt. Rex L. Schad at 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