Family, friends welcome home Warrenville Marine

July 2, 2011 8:17:12 PM PDT
On this Independence Day weekend, an area Marine is being welcomed home from his second tour of duty in Afghanistan.

Cpl. Richard Andrade was greeted by his family, friends and well-wishers Saturday evening in west suburban Warrenville. There was also a party thrown in his honor.

Members of the Illinois Warrior Watch Riders group presented the corporal and his family with gifts and tokens of praise for his service to the country.