'His smile put you at ease'
Family members and friends received the worst news they could Saturday when a military representative told Keith and MerryLee Linden their son, Troy, had been killed in Iraq.
The Detroit Lakes couple's son was the first from the area to be killed in Iraq. Army Spec. Troy Linden, 22, died when a roadside bomb exploded near the vehicle he was driving. He died in Anbar, a province in Iraq.
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