Brig. Gen. Christine M. Burckle, center, stands at attention as her husband, George Burckle, and her daughter, Kate Burckle, 14, place stars on her uniform during a ceremony that honored her promotion to the rank of brigadier general. She becomes the state's first Air or Army National Guard female general officer and the first women to serve as commander of the Utah Air National Guard. At Roland R. Wright Air National Guard Base in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016.
Basima Motiwala, right, prays during the Annual Community Ramadan Breaking of the Fast at the Khadeeja Islamic Center in West Valley City, Utah, Saturday, June 11, 2016.
World War II Veteran, Max Burdick "Iron Man," 93, is challenged by his daughter Jane Day in an arm wrestling match before the start of the Deseret News Classic 5k race at Wasatch Elementary School in Salt Lake City on Monday, July 25, 2016.
Jocelyn Haan, right, the mother of Maddison Haan, 20, is embraced by her family during a vigil in Roy on Friday, July 1, 2016. The vigil was for Tyler Christianson, 19, and Maddison Haan, 20, who died while driving after being hit by Marilee Patricia Gardner, 16, who was going 100 mph and attempting to commit suicide.
Emma Anderson, 10, holds her grandmother's hand at the 40th annual Utah Arts Festival in Salt Lake City on Thursday, June 23, 2016.
Air Force Staff Sgt. Juan Mendez, center, talks with fellow servicemen during a ceremony at Hill Air Force Base on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, declaring the F-35A Lightning II fifth-generation fighter aircraft combat-ready.
Zoe Chou, 7, waits to perform at the 39th Utah Asian Festival at South Towne Exposition Center in Sandy, Utah, Saturday, June 11, 2016.
A wildfire that was caused by lightning burnt 13,740 acres of Antelope Island State Park in Utah on Saturday, July 23, 2016. The fire consumed almost half of the state park's acreage.
"I miss my Maddison."
Lou Micallef gets emotional while talking about his recently deceased granddaughter Maddison Haan, who was only 20-years-old, during a vigil at Geo Walhen North Park in Roy, Utah on Friday, July 1, 2016. Maddison passed away, Thursday, June 30th, after being in a car cash caused by Marilee Patricia Gardner who was attempting to commit suicide. "Us parents like our kids driving around our own neighborhoods and don't like it very much when they're on the highways," said Micallef. "But she got killed in her own neighborhood."
Army veteran, Don Fillmore, stands on 1700 North overpass above I-215 West saluting drivers as they pass by in honor of Memorial Day in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Monday, May 30, 2016. "This has nothing to do with me," said Fillmore. "it's for the flag and all of our veterans."
Four hundred young adults from around the U.S. traveled to St. Charles Convention Center, in St. Charles, Missouri, to attend Encounter, a weekend-long Catholic young adult conference that helped participants encounter Christ on a deeper level. The Encounter weekend culminated with a Eucharistic procession through the crowd of participants led by Father Michael Schmitz.