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(DENVER, Colo., August 27, 2004) Gerald Risner, father of the deceased, becomes emotional covering his eyes as he cried adjacent to his sons wife, Emily Pattie, also crying as she has just been presented the flag of colorado by Jane Norton, Lt. Governor. Funeral services today for SPC Henry C. Risner, 26, of Golden, CO were held at Red Rocks Ampitheater with burial later to follow at Ft. Logan Cemetery. The soldier was attacked and killed last wednesday in Iraq while passing out bread to children. He enlisted two years ago to make money for college. He had recently married his longtime girlfriend after returning from his first tour in Korea. He was helping raise a child from a previous marriage and was soon to be a dad as they discovered recently his new bride was pregnant. (Photo by STEVEN R NICKERSON / ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS)

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