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LEAWOOD, KS (KCTV) -

Friends and family gathered in a Leawood church Saturday to say goodbye to 2nd Lt. Justin Sisson of Overland Park, KS.

Sisson was killed, along with another soldier, when an IED hit their unit on June 3 while they were serving in Afghanistan.

Sisson is a 2007 graduate of Blue Valley West High School. He was an Airborne Ranger assigned to the 101st Airborne in Fort Campbell, KY.

He was buried in Leavenworth, KS, next to one of his grandfathers.

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