Gardnerville family’s soldier son killed in Iraq
The son of Gardnerville resident Sally Wiley has been reported killed in action in As-Salam, Iraq on Sunday.
Army Sgt. Sean Diamond, 41, was on a patrol when his vehicle was hit by two improvised explosive devices.
Diamond was serving with the 610th ESC 14th Engineering Batallion, Fort Lewis, Wash. This was his third tour of combat duty.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Michael; wife Loramay and their four children, Taylor, Madison, Sean Riley and Athena; his twin brother Michael; brother Jason and father Jerry.
Wiley has been a very active member of the Sierra Nevada Blue Star Moms and asks that any donations in her son’s memory be sent to :
Sierra Nevada Chapter of Blue Star Mothers
P.O. Box 714
Minden, Nv 89423