PORTLAND -- Specialist John A. Pelham was killed Feb. 12 by small arms fire in Afghanistan.

A procession take Pelham's body from the funeral in Beaverton to Willamette National Cemetery in Portland for burial.

The motorcade will leave Beaverton around 12:30 p.m. Monday. Travelers should expect brief freeway closures as the motorcade passes.

Here is the motorcade route:

  • West of Southwest Beaverton Hillsdale Highway to OR 217
  • South on OR 217 to Interstate 5
  • South on I-5 to Interstate 205
  • North on I-205 to Johnson Creek Boulevard (exit 16) to Willamette National Cemetery in Southeast Portland.

The motorcade is expected to arrive at the Willamette National Cemetery around 1:30 p.m.

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