Exclusive Provider | Galesburg, IL
Veterans Burial & Cremation Society
Watson Thomas Funeral Home
1849 N. Seminary Street
Galesburg, IL 61401
If you have just experienced the death of a veteran or spouse in Galesburg, IL please accept our sincerest condolences. You should know that Watson Thomas Funeral Home is Galesburg, Illinois' veterans specialist best known for providing affordable funeral, burial & cremation service options designed to meet the needs of the entire community.
The compassionate and knowledgeable staff of veterans experts at Watson Thomas Funeral Home are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to your call, expedite transport of your loved one and answer your questions. They are there when it matters most providing guidance and understanding.
If you prefer burial or entombment as the means of final disposition the Remembrance Gathering involves the casket being present. You may consider having a viewing or a closed casket visitation at the funeral home followed by either a chapel or graveside service.
If cremation is your choice there are countless options for creating a unique and meaningful Remembrance Gathering which can be private for family members or a public reception. This can be planned for either before or after the cremation takes place.
DAILY BURIAL SCHEDULE: https://www.cem.va.gov/cem/dailyburialschedule/index.asp
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) National Cemetery Administration (NCA) Daily Burial Schedule allows the public to search for the committal service date, time, and cemetery for the scheduled burial of a Veteran, spouse, or other eligible family member.
NATIONWIDE GRAVESITE LOCATOR: http://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/
Search for burial locations of veterans and their family members in VA National Cemeteries, state veterans cemeteries, various other military and Department of Interior cemeteries, and for veterans buried in private cemeteries when the grave is marked with a government grave marker.