McConnell remembered by friend, reverend
Minnesota flags flew at half-staff Monday in honor of a 24-year-old Woodbury soldier who died earlier this month.
Ian Williams McConnell, an active duty Marine and 2005 Hill-Murray School graduate, died July 4. According to a news release from Gov. Mark Dayton's office, McConnell served in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan, where he performed explosive ordinance disposal.