The flag-draped coffin of 26-year-old Eric Ross arrived over the weekend at Bangor International Airport.
Ross was killed on February ninth in Baqubah, Iraq.
Ross is survived by his parents, whom live in East Corinth and Levant, he also leaves behind a pregnant wife and two children at his home in Texas.
Funeral services for Sergeant Ross are set for Wednesday, Feb. 21st, at 11am, in the gymnasium at Orono High School, Ross’s alma mater.
Eric Ross will be buried at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetary in Augusta.