Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity is accepting donations for the family of a member and Stryker soldier who died Friday while serving in Iraq.
Sgt. Israel “Izzy” P. O’Bryan, 24, of Newbern, Tenn., died of wounds sustained in a bomb blast in the town of Jalula. A suicide bomber drove an explosives-rigged vehicle into O’Bryan’s convoy. O’Bryan was assigned to the 3rd Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 2nd Infantry Division. He is survived by his wife, Brenna, and his young son, Turner.