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CORVALLIS, Ore. Hundreds paid their respects Sunday to fallen Oregon soldier Cody Patterson.

His funeral service was held in Corvallis Sunday.

Before the service, hundreds of people lined the city s streets holding flags and signs to honor the 24-year-old killed in Afghanistan earlier this month.

The auditorium was packed with family and friends as speakers remembered the Philomath native for his great sense of humor and charisma.

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