Memorial service to be held for fallen Midstate Marine

Sgt. Adam Schoeller, 25, of Gardners, Cumberland County.

CARLISLE, Pa. (WHTM) – A memorial service will be held for Sgt. Adam Schoeller, the marine who went missing off the coast of Hawaii, following a training exercise in January.

Family and friends are invited to gather Saturday at the Carlisle Evangelical Free Church on Petersburg Road beginning at 2 p.m.

Schoeller was a graduate of the Boiling Springs Bubbler class of 2008. He joined the Marine Corps that same year.

After completing tours in Afghanistan and aboard the Navy ship, USS Battaan, Schoeller earned the rank of a sergeant.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Semper Fi Fund, a non-profit that assistsa Mrine families who have lost loved ones while serving their country.

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