Close VIDEO: Life well lived: Erling Kindem, WWII veteran with unlikely friendship, dies at 91 WCSH 11:06 AM. EST November 06, 2016 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST Erling Kindem died this week at the age of 91. He is a World War II veteran, but more recently he was known for his unlikely friendship with his 3-year-old neighbor, Emmett Rychner. Copyright 2016 NBC News CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Cont'd Coverage, Baby hit by car has memorial Players Who Knelt Gets Mixed Reactions VERIFY: Are NFL football players required to stand for the National Anthem? Trump mocks 'Rocket Man' Kim Jong Un Bridgtpn Police asks public for help ID male suspect Some Patriot Players took a Knee NEWS CENTER Video Forecast Trump comments on protests spur response from football world NOW: LuLaRoe panel Falcons, NFL react to President Trump's comments More Stories Collins a 'no' on Graham-Cassidy health care bill Sep 25, 2017, 6:20 p.m. LePage threatens to remove Maine sheriffs, asks ICE… Sep 25, 2017, 3:18 p.m. Missing Bangor woman killed in crash, children found safe Sep 25, 2017, 4:52 p.m.