Kridlo Funeral

11.16.10 |

  Hundreds lined the streets of a western Pennsylvania town Monday as the body of Army Specialist Dale Kridlo was flown in from Dover Airforce base to the Scranton airport, then taken by motorcade with a full military escort to Pittston, Pennsylvania. Kridlo was killed November 7th in an attack by insurgents in Afghanistan. He has twin 9 year old daughters. They were roadside yesterday, holding teddy bears, watching the casket go by.
    There is a public viewing today at the Pittson Armory starting at 11 a.m... . then funeral services will be at the Saint John the Evangelist Church in Pittston-- at 10:30 Wednesday morning. He will be interned in Arlington National Cemetary in Washington D.C. at 3 p.m Thursday. A memorial fund has been set up for his girls, Madelyne and Zoe. Donations may be made to the Madelyne Kridlo and Zoe Kridlo Scholarship Fund, c/o FNBC Community Bank.