Remains of Local Airman Arrive at Air National Guard Base

Family, friends, and service members awaited the arrival of Airman Quinn Johnson-Harris' remains at 128th Air Refueling Wing  on Thursday.

The plane carrying Johnson-Harris' remains arrived around 11:00 AM.

Johnson-Harris died when the C-130 plane he was traveling in crashed in Afghanistan at the beginning of October.

A funeral will be held on October 24 at 1:00 PM at Christian Faith Fellowship Church in Milwaukee.

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The family is asking those in attendance to wear orange and orange accessories which was Johnson-Harris' favorite color. The family plans on holding a celebration of life following the funeral.

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Johnson-Harris has been given the honor to be buried at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington DC with full military honors at a to-be-determined date in January.

Harris was a 2012 graduate of Homestead High School.  

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