Memorial for Selah HS graduate killed overseas set for Saturday

<p>Capt. Blanchard</p>

Capt. Blanchard

A memorial will be held Saturday for a Selah High School graduate killed last week while serving in Afghanistan.

A funeral for Captain Aaron Blanchard is set for Saturday morning at 11 a.m. at the Stone Church in Yakima.

Governor Jay Inslee is expected to attend, along with about 75 Freedom Riders.

Blanchard, who was 32 years old, was killed by missle fire last week.

He leaves behind a wife and two children.