Jackson sergeant honored for rescue of I.F. woman

Jackson sergeant honored for rescue of I.F. woman

Sgt. Lloyd Funk shakes the hand of Ryker Hix, 13, on Saturday after being awarded the Teton County Sheriff’s Office Medal of Honor for his effort in saving the life of Ryker’s grandmother, Arlene, right, whom Funk rescued Oct. 20 after the car being driven by her late husband, Veldon, plunged into the Snake River. Five other civilians and TCSO Dep. JB Dulco and Lt. Chris Betsinger were also recognized for their roles in the rescue of the Idaho Falls woman. Ryan Dorgan / Jackson Hole News & Guide

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