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 NOW: New tick disease Stealthing epidemic Goldberg Youth Sports commentary 43 year old gymnastics teacher accused of sexually abusing a minor. Woman convicted in childcare death released Gorham crash - March 24 NEWS CENTER Video Forecast Ice Carousel (Ctsy: Snowmobile Northern Maine) Maine girl says 'I am not a distraction' Goose lays eggs at Whole Foods More Stories Kidnapping, sexual contact arrest in Lewiston May 25, 2017, 11:35 a.m. Maine A.G. wants Governor's lawsuit dismissed May 25, 2017, 1:28 p.m. Superintendent says no adults saw bullying of… May 24, 2017, 9:52 a.m.