Funeral Wednesday for 2-Year-old Drowning Victim

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EDWARDSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – A 2-year-old Edwardsville boy who drowned over the weekend will be laid to rest Wednesday. Services for Lukas Pinski will be held at the Wanda United Methodist Church in Roxana, IL at 10:00 a.m.

Lukas and his twin brother wandered away from their home last Wednesday. After their grandmother couldn’t find them, she called police.  A 15-year-old neighbor found Lukas in a nearby pond and pulled him out. The child died on Saturday.

There is a memorial fund established for Lukas. Donations can be made to Wanda United Methodist Church, 4821 Wanda Road, Roxana, IL 62084.

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