Loved Ones Remember Portage Co. Marine
Lance Cpl. Mark Meduri (Photo credit: Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home)
RAVENNA, Ohio –
The Portage County community honored the life of a fallen hero on Sunday.
Calling hours for Lance Cpl. Mark Meduri were held Sunday in the Ravenna High School Gymnasium.
Meduri, of Ravenna, was killed on June 15 during an accidental firearms incident in Jacksonville, North Carolina. He had been stationed there with the United States Marine Corps.
The 24-year-old graduated from Ravenna High School, then attended Kent State University until 2010, when he enlisted with the Marines.
Meduri served eight months in Operation Enduring Freedom in 2011, where he received several awards for his service.
A funeral for Meduri will be held Monday at Immaculate Conception Church, located at 409 W. Main Street in Ravenna. He will be laid to rest at Maple Grove Cemetery in Ravenna.