May 29, 2015
PERRY, Ohio (AP) - A northeast Ohio farmer who died of cancer
has been laid to rest with the help of some of the llamas he raised
on his farm.
Two of Terry McCrone's llamas made up an honor guard at his
funeral Friday at Perry Christian Church. Four others from a
statewide drill team joined them, wearing purple ribbons as they
lined up outside the church. The llamas also escorted a hearse to
The 61-year-old McCrone died Feb. 7. The Rev. Bob Ladygo of
Bible Baptist Church says McCrone's llamas would visit him at his
window after he became sick.
The ribbons the llamas wore were given to McCrone's wife and
Copyright 2015 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.