Aug 5, 2016 12:05 PM
NH veteran finally gets funeral 18 years after he was cremated
A New Hampshire veteran is finally receiving a burial service, 18 years after his death.
Fredrick Everett Russell had been missing from anyone's radar for a long time. Kathleen Moore, 53, of Missouri, allegedly sought out her long-lost father after almost 50 years.
She found that his ashes had been in a Tilton funeral home for nearly two decades, according to the Union Leader.
Moore was adopted when she was five-years-old. She found five half-siblings as a result of this search.
Russell was a private in the Army, he worked as a mechanic in Germany for two years during the Korean war. He finished his years as a mechanic in Chester, NH.