July 6, 2015 (OKLAHOMA CITY) — By Alex Cameron, News 9
What do you call a 15-year-old girl who truly seems to understand the sacrifices of our nation’s veterans and the importance of honoring them properly in death? Precocious? Wise beyond her years? Unusually insightful?
You could call her all of those things, or you might just call her Katie Prior.
An Oklahoma City native, Prior recently discovered that veterans’ funerals are, increasingly, lacking a certain authenticity and she’s set out to change that. It’s a mission she’s not just taken to heart – she’s taken it to her lungs.