Spc. Robert Tauteris Jr. (photo provided)

Spc. Robert Tauteris Jr. (photo provided)

The body of a Starke County soldier killed in Afghanistan last week is expected back in Indiana Saturday.

Specialist Robert Tauteris Jr. and three other members of the Indiana National Guard were killed by a roadside bomb.

His body is supposed to arrive at the Porter County Airport and receive a Patriot Guard escort to Braman & Bailey Funeral Home in North Judson Saturday.

His visitation and funeral are both Sunday at Braman & Bailey. The visitation is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., when the funeral starts.

Information about funerals for two of the other soldiers killed in the blast have been released:

The funeral for 21-year-old Spc. Brian J. Leonhardt of Merrillville will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Church of Hammond.

The funeral of 20-year-old Spc. Christopher Patterson of Aurora, Ill. Is scheduled for 11 a.m. Jan. 21 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Batavia, Ill.

Additional information provided by the Associated Press.