Spc. Wertish's body to be escorted home through Bird Island and Olivia today
OLIVIA -- The Patriot Guard will be escorting the body of Army National Guard Spc. James Wertish to Olivia today.
Wertish's body is scheduled to arrive and be met by his family at the National Guard base in St. Paul this morning.
A contingent of the Patriot Guard will escort Wertish and his family to the Dirks-Blem Funeral Home in Olivia along U.S. Highway 212, arriving between 1:30 and 2 p.m.
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