Hargrove, Zachary H., 32, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2012 at Bagram AFB, Afghanistan. Memorial service, 2 p.m., Thursday, May 10 at Pathway Church. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery. Zachary was a career soldier reaching the rank of Staff Sgt. while serving four combat tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was a highly decorated soldier and leader. While home in Kansas, he enjoyed spending time with his wife, Fatima, fishing with his dog, Lennon, playing his guitar and listening to music. Survivors: wife, Fatima of Milford; parents, Michael and Sansi Hargrove of Wichita; sister and brother-in-law, Kaeli and Arthur Hill of Marshall, MI; grandmothers, Sheila Puckett of Sayre, OK and Donna Ellis of Wichita. Memorials established with United Service Organizations (USO), P.O. Box 96322, Washington, DC 20090-6322 and Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors (TAPS), 1777 F. Street Northwest, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20006. Downing & Lahey Mortuary West. Online tributes may be sent to the family via www.dlwichita.com
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Published in The Wichita Eagle on May 8, 2012