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2nd Lt. Walter B. Stone laid to rest [a gallery]

Seventy-six years after his plane was shot down over Nazi-occupied France in 1943, 2nd Lt. Walter Stone is finally at rest in the family plot in Pleasant Home.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, with the Rev. Fred Kelley and the Rev. Wes Alvarez officiating. His body was escorted by members of area law enforcement agencies and a volunteer Patriot Guard as the funeral procession moved from Foreman Funeral Home to Pleasant Home.