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 WCSH Breaking News Downeast Credit Union accounts may be compromised NEWS CENTER Video Forecast Tourney Time Feb. 25 2017 Truck plows into Endymion crowd. On Route 1, a construction success story 10 Year Old Sets World Fishing Record Weyland's mother defends daughter NEWS CENTER Video Forecast Family gives back in daughter's memory More Stories Woman violently beaten at South Portland motel,… Feb 26, 2017, 5:03 p.m. Actor Bill Paxton dead at 61 Feb 26, 2017, 11:08 a.m. Belfast Police warn bank customers to check their accounts Feb 25, 2017, 7:52 p.m.