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Services set for soldier killed in Afghanistan

Services set for soldier killed in Afghanistan

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Christopher Donaldson

Christopher Donaldson, Army helicopter co-pilot killed in Afghanistan. (Via the Effingham Daily News)

EFFINGHAM - Services for Christopher Donaldson, a 28-year-old from Effingham who was killed in Afghanistan, will be held today and Friday.

Donaldson, an Army warrant officer, was serving with the 10th Mountain Division from Fort Drum, N.Y., when his helicopter crashed May 5. He was killed with nine other soldiers.

Donaldson's visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the M.A. Neal Funeral Home, 1110 North Fourth Street. A funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Faith Lutheran Church, 7707 East State Highway 33 in nearby Shumway.

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