Candlelight vigil planned for Kettering soldier

(Courtesy: Arran Thomas-Dunlavey)

KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) – Friends of a fallen Army Ranger will hold a candlelight vigil to honor him Wednesday in Kettering.

Sgt. Cameron Thomas, 23, was killed last week fighting ISIS in Afghanistan. He is a 2012 graduate of Kettering Fairmont High School.

There will be a candlelight vigil to remember him at the pond at Fraze Pavilion Wednesday. It will be at 8:30 p.m.

All are welcome. Candles will be provided.


A Celebration of Life is also planned for Sunday.

A GoFundMe page has been created to support Sgt. Thomas’s family. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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