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Fallen Soldier Remembered At Mass In Duxbury

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1st Lt. Timothy Steele of Duxbury died Aug. 23 in Kandahar, Afghanistan from wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. (AP Photo/U.S. Department of Defense)

1st Lt. Timothy Steele of Duxbury died Aug. 23 in Kandahar, Afghanistan from wounds suffered when insurgents attacked his unit using an improvised explosive device. (AP Photo/U.S. Department of Defense)

DUXBURY (CBS) – Friends and family gathered to remember in Duxbury to remember a soldier killed in Afghanistan.

The memorial Mass was held for Lt. Timothy Steele at the Holy Family Church in Duxbury.

Steele died during combat in Kandahar late last month and was laid to rest on Friday. He leaves behind a wife and a young daughter.

Donate: Timothy Steele Memorial Fund

A memorial fund has been set up to help his family. Click here to learn more.

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