The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo46° Rain

Friday

Hi55° Rain

Friday Night

Lo39° Areas Fog

Saturday

Hi55° Areas Fog

Saturday Night

Lo37° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi54° Mostly Sunny

Sunday Night

Lo40° Slight Chc Showers

Monday

Hi52° Slight Chc Rain

Monday Night

Lo45° Rain Likely

Tuesday

Hi57° Partly Sunny

Edwin Galarneau: ‘Bringing a hero home’

Send to Kindle
Print This

WENATCHEE — About 300 crowded around a flag-draped casket earlier this year to finally say goodbye to a young soldier who died a long time ago but whose fate was unknown for more than six decades.

Edwin Galarneau was laid to rest with full active-duty military honors at the Wenatchee Cemetery in April — nearly 63 years after he was shot and taken prisoner during the Korean War. He was listed as missing in action until his remains were identified using DNA last summer.

View my optionsorSign in