Lake View Memorial Gardens was founded in 1952 by Loran Glock and LeRoy Lawrence. In 1995, Lake View Funeral Home was erected along the shore of the front lake. Our grounds encompass three lakes, a nature trail and more than 450 species of trees,...
Funeral Homes in Scott Air Force Base, IL
Below you fill find all funeral homes and cemeteries in or near Scott Air Force Base.
Suburbs of Scott Air Force Base: Belleville, Scott AFB.
Zip codes in the city: 62225.
Saint Clair County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.
Welcome to Kurrus Funeral Home. We are a full service funeral home in Belleville, Illinois so we can handle almost any request that you or your family needs. We have been in business for over 130 years and are family owned so we know what it...
Our commitment is to provide you, your friends and neighbors with sound advice and personal service at a time that is emotionally stressful. We continually look for new and better ways to serve our families and respond to changing needs and...
Mr. Edward H. Schildman, undertaker and embalmer, opened Schildman Funeral Home in Venice, Illinois, in the late 1800's. Mr. Schildman closed his Venice funeral home in 1924, and opened the chapel at 2801 Madison Avenue in Granite City, which...
Berger Memorial Chapel has served the St. Louis Jewish community since 1896, providing compassionate, professional and personal guidance and support to area families in times of need. We offer a full range of traditional funeral services to meet...
At Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home our family will always serve your family with dignity and compassion. We are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to help our families in a time of need and assist them with funeral arrangements. We...
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Facts about the city
Scott Air Force Base (IATA: BLV, ICAO: KBLV, FAA LID: BLV) is a United States Air Force base in St. Clair County, Illinois, near Belleville and O'Fallon. Scott Field was one of thirty-two Air Service training camps established after the United States entered World War I in April 1917. It is part of the Air Mobility Command (AMC), and is also the headquarters of the U.S. Transportation Command, a Unified Combatant Command that coordinates transportation across all the services.The base is operated by the 375th Air Mobility Wing (375 AMW) and is also home to the Air Force Reserve Command's 932d Airlift Wing (932 AW) and the Illinois Air National Guard's 126th Air Refueling Wing (126 ARW), the latter two units being operationally gained by AMC.The base currently employs 13,000 people, 5,100 civilians with 5,500 active-duty Air Force, and an additional 2,400 Air National Guard and Reserve personnel. It was announced in June 2014 that two new cybersecurity squadrons will be added to the three currently on base.Its airfield is also used by civilian aircraft, with civilian operations at the base referring to the facility as MidAmerica St. Louis Airport. MidAmerica has operated as a Joint Use Airport since beginning operations in November 1997. Allegiant Air, the only commercial with scheduled flights at the airport, pulled out of the airport on January 3, 2009, but resumed direct flights to Orlando in 2012.
Scott Air Force Base Obituaries
This lasted until May 14, 1937 when the lighter-than-air crafts were discontinued. On June 1, 1939, Scott was designated as the Scott Field branch of the Army Air Corps. Cantonment areas were constructed in the southeast and northeast sections of the field. The residential part of the base is a census-designated place; the population was 2,707 at the United States Census, 2000 census.
During World War I, of land near Belleville, Illinois became a new airfield. This area was later annexed to Scott Air Force Base.
The official website for the city of Scott Air Force Base is http://www.scott.af.mil/.
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