Marin County soldier's remains return

May 13, 2009 11:49:07 AM PDT
The body of a Marin County soldier killed in Iraq earlier this month was expected to arrive at San Francisco International Airport Wednesday.

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22-year-old Army Private Jake Velloza was killed in action on May 2nd while on patrol in Mosul. He was on his second tour in Iraq.

He grew up in Inverness and graduated from Tomales High School.

Veterans from the Patriot Guard Riders will provide a motorcycle escort from SFO to a mortuary in Petaluma.

Funeral services are planned for Saturday in Olema.

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