Published: Feb 01, 2011 2:15 PM EST
Updated: Feb 01, 2011 11:15 AM EST

LEE COUNTY, FL - Family and friends of 29 year old Jason Amores took time to say goodbye to the fallen soldier. The driveway leading into Lee Memorial Park lined on Monday with members of the Patriot Guard. A group of volunteers and veterans who gather to present the American flag at memorial services. Sergeant Amores was killed just over a week ago when he stepped on an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan. Amores leaves behind a wife and 2 small children.