The remains of Petty Officer Jon Tumilson lie in state in his hometown of Rockford, Iowa. His dog, Hawkeye, was led to his casket to say goodbye.
Thirty-five year old Tumilson died on August 6th when a rocket-propelled grenade downed a helicopter, killing 30 Americans and eight Afghans.
The picture speaks for itself.
If there ever comes a day when we can’t be together keep me in your heart, I’ll stay there forever – Winnie the Pooh