Funeral for Korean War POW missing 63 years set for Saturday

Army Sgt. 1st Class Joseph Gantt, whose remains were returned to his widow 63 years after he went missing during the Korean War, will be laid to rest Saturday in Inglewood. An Army honor guard will escort Joseph’s widow, Clara Gantt, 94, into the Dwelling Place Foursquare Church around 11 a.m. for an hourlong private service, according to a news release from the USO Greater Los Angeles Area. Mourners will then move to Inglewood Park Cemetery for a public graveside service that will feature a gun salute and full military honors. The service is scheduled to begin around 1 p.m. and last about 30 minutes. Last week, Clara Gantt cried as her husband's flag-draped casket arrived...