31 Aug '13, 12pm

Hundreds show up to pay respects to #DelbertBelton, #WWII #veteran beaten to death two teens.

Hundreds show up to pay respects to #DelbertBelton, #WWII #veteran beaten to death two teens.

Related Slain World War II veteran's son fights cancer Delbert Belton KXLY SPOKANE, Wash. — Natasha Belton struggled to stay calm when a member of the United States Army Area Veterans Honor Guard handed her the American flag that had covered her great-grandfather’s casket. “I tried not to think about it,” Belton said, clutching the flag to her heart after Delbert “Shorty” Belton’s funeral. “I was trying not to cry. I didn’t know what to do.” Hundreds gathered to honor the life of Delbert Belton at Greenwood Memorial Terrace, where he was buried with full military honors. Dozens of members of the Patriot Guard Riders stood around the lawn, each holding an American flag. The air was filled with quiet sobs as Belton’s flag-draped casket was brought to the service by a military guard. Belton was brutally beaten in his car while he waited for a friend near the Eagles Lodge, and...

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