Feel Good Story: 1,000 Strangers Attend Veteran Funeral

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January 29, 2019
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This Feel Good Story comes out of Killeen, Texas and shares the story of Air Force Veteran, Joseph Walker, and the amazing act that happened at his funeral.

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According to ABC News, the 'Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery' asked the public via Facebook to attend his funeral after they failed to reach any of his family members of friends. As soon as the news broke, veterans all around the country came to pay their respects to their brother in uniform. 

One veteran who attended commented on how backed up the traffic was getting into the cemetery, and what a beautiful sight that was. 

"Because of him, so many friendships were build today, I'm sure he's looking down at us rejoicing," another veteran said.

To read the full story, click here.

 

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