Memorial service today for local women killed in Afghanistan
A memorial service is being held today for a Chicago native killed in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.
Lexie Kamerman, 27, was teaching Afghan women at the American University in Kabul.
A memorial service will be held at 3pm at Weinstein funeral home in Wilmette.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to a scholarship fund at Knox college, where Lexie once attended school.