Flight Officer Richard Lane died in combat in 1944. light Officer Richard Lane died in combat in 1944. His family believed his remains were buried in a cemetery in the southeast Nebraska town of Filley, and they visited his grave each Memorial Day.
But the remains buried under Lane's tombstone were recently discovered not to be his.
Lane's family didn't learn of the mistake until a family in Idaho discovered the two soldiers' bodies were switched. The Lane family held another funeral Thursday in Beatrice, welcoming him to his final resting place.
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