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Obituary: Danny N. McKinley, 65, Vietnam Bronze Star recipient

Mr. McKinley was a retired U.S. Army Sergeant who received the Bronze Star while in Vietnam. He will be buried in Germany

Danny Neil McKinley, 65 a native of Russell Springs, KY, died August 2, 2007, at St. Marys Hospital in Frankfurt, Germany.

He was a retired U.S. Army Sergeant, who completed 20 years in the military and received the Bronze Star while serving in Vietnam.

Mr. McKinley was a member of the Russell Springs Methodist Church and a lifetime member of VFW Post 6097 in Columbia.

Survivors include his wife, Heidelore Fryc McKinley, a native of Austria; one brother, L. G. McKinley of Columbia, KY; and sister, Nellie Lawless of Russell Springs, KY.

Preceding him in death are his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy McKinley, of Russell Springs, 3 brothers, infant McKinley, Billy Roy McKinley of Shelpville, IN and Nathan McKinley of Rantoul, IL.

Burial will be in Germany.

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