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National Guard soldier's funeral set

The funeral for a Kentucky National Guard soldier who died in Afghanistan Oct. 31 will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Grant County High School's auditorium in Dry Ridge.

Sgt. Daniel Wallace, 27, of Dry Ridge, was killed in the West Paktika province of Afghanistan when his platoon was attacked by Taliban fighters.

The high school at 715 Warsaw Road. Burial at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North in Williamstown, 205 Eibeck Lane, will immediately follow the funeral.

Two visitations are planned. There will be a visitation 4-9 p.m. Friday at Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home in Dry Ridge, 30 South Main Street. And another visitation will benoon-2 p.m. Saturday in Grant County High School's auditorium.