Staff Sgt. Jorge Oliveira

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, center right, walks next to Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura, left, and New Jersey National Guard Major General Glenn Rieth, right, as they follow behind pallbearers carrying the casket of Staff Sgt. Jorge Oliveira after a service at the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Funeral Held For Newark Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

Hundreds of police and soldiers gathered at Newark’s Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart on Friday to honor a New Jersey National Guardsman killed in Afghanistan.