The wife of an Army officer based in Texas who was serving in Afghanistan witnessed her husband's death as the two video chatted via Skype, his family told the Associated Press Friday.

The circumstances surrounding the death of Capt. Bruce Kevin Clark's death Monday have not been made available.

The family told the AP that they are trusting the entrusting the military with investigating his death and determining what happened.

The Pentagon said the 43-year-old officer was formerly from Spencerport, N.Y., and that his death is under investigation.

Captain Clark graduated high school in Addison, Michigan (in Southeast MI), and a memorial service has been planned there.

Clark is survived by his wife and two daughters, age 3 and 9.