Sgt. First Class Zachary Bannister loved being a Green Beret, but when he returned to visit family in central Ohio, he didn’t want to talk about his tours to dangerous places overseas.
“He was disarming in his visits,” said his uncle, Rick Bannister of Westerville. “He cared more about everybody else and what was going on in their lives. He was the unselfish young man that he has always been.”