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Rocky Payne
Died: 2005-03-16
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The family of Sgt. Rocky Payne, killed in Iraq in March of 2005, spent Memorial Day together as a Gold Star family. Here, Payne's father Dennis holds the hand of his granddaughter Abby at a graveside memorial. Salt Lake Tribune photo by Leah Hogsten.
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