FAIRHAVEN, Mass. (CBS/AP) — A funeral was held Monday morning for a U.S. Marine from Massachusetts who was killed in combat operations in Afghanistan earlier this month.
The funeral of Lance Cpl. Matthew Rodriguez took place at the First Congregational Church in his hometown of Fairhaven. He will be buried at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe reports