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Spanish Daily Journal
     June 26, 2019      #23-177 sdj 0
 
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Visitors view The Wall That Heals trailer Tuesday afternoon at Perry Farm. The three-quarters replica Vietnam War Memorial will be assembled today and be available for 24-hour visits starting tonight. Hoekstra Transportation is hosting it.
Moving tribute to mark opening of Wall That Heals 

Daniel Overright was an outgoing son.

“He was everybody’s friend,” his mother, Shirley, recalls. He was the type of young man who would carry the small children in his Bradley neighborhood on his shoulders.

He was a Lutheran and confirmed in that faith. He loved sports, but was not a natural athlete, so, in high school,he was the team manager for baseball, basketball and football. He was particular enough about the job, his mom says, that he would bring the uniforms home to be washed and dried.

During his teen years he worked at Ron’s Drive-In on Route 50, a business ...

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