The veterans of Russell Toycen American Legion Post 131 of Colfax held a military funeral for Michael “Mick” Lowell Mickelson on July 18, 2020, at the Norton Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Legionnaires on the firing squad were Kathy Walters, Bill Yingst, Don Braaten Chris Larson, Jaime Rojo, “Happy” Silva and Jon Scott.
Legionnaires in the Color Guard were Alan Johnson and Cole Truslow.
The flag was presented to David “Buck” Knutson (Mick’s best friend) by Post Commander Chris Larson.
Tom Dunbar played Taps.