Fallen Midland Marine to be Laid to Rest Next Week

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A fallen Midland Marine will be laid to rest next week.

21-year-old Private First Class Josue Ibarra died Sunday while conducting combat operations in Afghanistan.

He had been in Afghanistan since April providing artillery fire support.

His body will arrive in Midland on Tuesday afternoon.

There will be a public viewing at Abundant Living Christian Center on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Ibarra's funeral services are scheduled for Thursday at 11 a.m. at Abundant Living Christian Center, located on Wall Street on Midland.