Body of Elmwood Park Marine escorted to funeral home

November 11, 2011 8:09:40 PM PST
The remains of a suburban Marine were returned home Friday.

The Department of Defense says Lance Corporal Nicholas Daniels of Elmwood Park died last Saturday during combat operations in Afghanistan.

Police, firefighters and the Patriot Guard took part in a procession Friday night from O'Hare Airport to a funeral home on the Northwest Side.

Lance Corporal Nicholas Daniels was 25 years old.