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For Memorial?Day, Fran and Rich Bunevich of Holliday Hills, Hollidaysburg, placed a patriotic tribute in their yard in honor of their nephew, Marine Lance Cpl. Ralph J. Fabbri, 20, of Gallitzin, who died Sept. 28, 2010, while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
Fabbri was assigned to Headquarters Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. The photo was taken by the Buneviches’ neighbor, P. Joseph Lehman Jr., and submitted by Betsy Lehman.