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By A.J. Etherington
The Courier 

U.S. Marine Laid to Rest in Hinsdale

 

February 12, 2020

A.J. Etherington / The Courier

Presiding officer and American Legion Honor Guard Member Mark Johnson lays the American Standard on the coffin of Bruce Powers following the 21-gun salute and folding of the flag during military honors at Powers' funeral on Feb. 6.

He died alone and was buried, with everything he owned, in a plywood box at a small cemetery in Hinsdale, Mont. That is the end to the story of Marine Bruce Powers, age of 79, after dying in the dementia unit of Valley View Home. As a widower and...



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