Spc. Jayne Procession
CORNING, NY (WENY)---As we observe Veterans day, we remember one of our own. A fallen soldier from the Twin Tiers is heading home one last time.
Army Specialist Ryan Jayne's body will come home Tuesday with a funeral planned for Wednesday. Specialist Ryan Jayne was one of three soldiers killed by an I.E.D. in Afghanistan last Saturday.
A funeral with full military honors is scheduled for Wednesday. Calling hours will also be on Wednesday from 4 until 8 at Corning East High School. Jayne graduated from Corning East in 2008.
Jayne's body will be transported in a special procession from the Elmira-Corning Regional Airport to Carpenter's Funeral Home in Corning. That starts at 11 o'clock Tuesday morning.
The procession route will travel from the airport along Sing Sing Road to Hibbard Road and then onto Route 352 in Chemung County. The procession will continue on Route 352 into Corning. From Corning Road, the procession will continue onto Conhocton Street, Tioga Avenue and Cedar Streets before turning onto Route 414 and crossing the Brisco Bridge in Corning.
The procession will end at Carpenter's Funeral Home.