Family, friends share cherished memories of Ivie

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SIERRA VISTA — More than 1,000 people attended the funeral service for US Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie on Monday, where his friends and family praised him as a dedicated servant and a loving family man.

Ivie was killed a week ago, on Oct. 2, just 11 days before his 31st birthday, during an exchange of friendly fire after he and two other agents were responding to a ground sensor that had been activated in the desert east of Bisbee and about 5 miles north of the Mexican border.

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kwhitw on Mon, 10/08/2012 - 11:23pm

Bless you and your family. I have a special place in my heart for all of you
who are working hard at protecting our country.

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