Governor Herbert issued the following statement:
On behalf of all Utahns, Jeanette and I offer our heartfelt condolences to the family members and friends of First Sergeant Tracy L. Stapley. We mourn with you, and pray you find peace and comfort during this time of sadness. I am always humbled by, and grateful for, our brave men and women who have lived and died for the cause of freedom.
The flags will be flown at half-staff at all state facilities from sunrise to sunset on July 15, 2013.