Robert Perez Salaz held up the crisp, white tuxedo his 22-year-old son Robert Gaudiel Perez Lopez planned to wear for his wedding and showed it to Pima County Superior Court Judge Howard Hantman in his courtroom Thursday morning.
"When I think of him, I am encouraged to be happy and live a good life for him," says Maria Marin of her son, whose uniform she is holding, above. Sgt. Martin A. Lugo, a U.S. Army Ranger, was killed in Afghanistan in August 2010. He was 24.