Sgt. Thomas J. Sullivan to be buried in hometown

Thomas J. Sullivan

Gunnery Sgt. Thomas J. Sullivan, one of the Marines killed in last week's attack, will be buried Monday in Springfield, Mass., his hometown paper reported. said the Mass of Christian Burial is set for 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Cross, 221 Plumtree Road, Springfield.

Visiting hours are from 1-5 p.m. Sunday at T.P. Sampson Chapel of The Acres, 21 Tinkham Road, Springfield. Burial will follow at the Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, 1390 Main St., Agawam, reported.

Four other military personnel were killed in the Chattanooga rampage, which remains under investigation by federal authorities. The gunman, Muhammad Abdulazeez, was fatally shot by authorities.

The Sullivan family, through their spokesman Daniel D. Kelly, a Springfield attorney, issued the following statement on Wednesday afternoon:

We would like to thank everyone for all the support that has been shown to our family during this time.