Life of Owensville marine celebrated

June 23rd, 2005    Author: Rodney Beckwith    Filed Under: News

A few hundred well-wishers gathered June 21 at the Clermont County Fairgrounds to celebrate the life of Lance Corporal Nick Erdy, 21, who died in Iraq on May 11. The 2002 graduate of McNicholas High School joined the Marines after high school and arrived in Iraq a few months before his death. Clermont County Commissioner Bob Proud helped organize the event in Erdy

Patrick McCracken, flanked by an honor guard of marines, speaks about Lance Corporal Nick Erdy and the lessons that he learned from the fallen soldier.
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