Friday, March 11, 2005
Marine Lance Cpl. Andy Nowacki is shown with two unidentified children in Nasiriyah, Iraq in this 2003 photo provided by his family. Nowacki, 24, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, from a roadside bomb while protecting a truck convoy south of Baghdad.
Motorcycle police escort the funeral procession of Lance Cpl. Andrew Nowacki as it makes its way through All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Twp. Nowacki, also a Grand River patrolman, was killed while serving in Iraq.
Lindsey Kimble of Fairport makes sure her daughter, Kelsie Kimble, 3 1/2 is warm enough as they watch the funeral procession of Andy Nowacki in Grand River.
Rose Simek, of Euclid wipes away tears as a parade of police cars pass on Ohio 84 on their way to the funeral of Andy Nowacki at St. Gabriel's Church in Concord Twp.
Sheila Nowacki is escorted from the gravesite of her son, Lance Cpl. Andrew Nowacki, by Grand River Police Chief Robert Antonelli after his burial at All Souls Cemetery in Chardon Township, Ohio, Monday, March 7, 2005.
Rest in Peace. Thank you for your service to our country.