WWII veteran honored by VFW in Plainfield

Frank Fannin was surrounded by family and friends after being honored Friday. (Cumberland Trace Senior Living photo)

PLAINFIELD, Ind. (WTHR) - A World War II veteran received a big honor Friday in Hendricks County.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars awarded Frank Fannin with a special challenge coin as a way to thank him for his service. The service took place Friday morning at Cumberland Trace Senior Living in Plainfield, where Fannin resides.

He was joined at the ceremony by his family and close friends.