SSG Kyle Roland Boozer, 25, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 in Moore County, NC.
SSG Boozer was a Company Supply Sergeant assigned to Company C, 1st Battalion, 1st Special Warfare Training Group (Airborne), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. SSG Boozer was born in Edmonds, Washington on June 19, 1993 to Bret and Julie Richter Boozer. After enlisting as a supply specialist in April 2012, he graduated from Basic training, AIT, and Airborne school before reporting to duty at the 82nd. He later served as a Supply Specialist and later NCO with 173rd in Vincenza, Italy. SSG Boozer then returned to Fort Bragg, North Carolina as a Supply Sergeant in 1st Special Warfare Training Group (Airborne).
His awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal X 3, Army Good Conduct Medal X2, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, NCO professional Development Ribbon, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Parachutists Badge, and Driver’s Badge.
He is survived by his wife, Merly; his parents, Bret Boozer and Julie Boozer; his brother Donald, and sisters, Cynthia, Katrina, and Michelle.
Visitation will be 1:00-2:00 PM Thursday, May 30, 2019 at LaFayette Funeral Home, 6651 Raeford Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28304
Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Following the visitation with Chaplain (CPT) Matthew Mortenson officiating.
Burial will follow in Willamette National Cemetery, 11800 SE Mt Scott Blvd, Happy Valley, OR 97086 at a later date.
Arrangements for the family are entrusted to LaFayette Funeral Home, 6651 Raeford Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28304. On-line condolences may be made at www.lafayettefh.com.