Carroll L. Loos, 90, of Collinsville, Ill., born Dec. 25, 1925, in Landes, Ill., passed away Sunday, March 27, 2016, at his residence.
Carroll retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Master Sergeant after 21 years of service, serving during World War II and the Vietnam War. He retired in 1987, after an aviation career at McDonnell-Douglas, now Boeing, to spend time with his family and travel.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Julia, nee Green, Loos; a brother, Myron Loos; and a sister, Erma Rosborough.
Surviving are his loving wife of 66 years, Joan, nee Yates, Loos of Collinsville, Ill., whom he met while stationed in England, and who he later married in Maryland, when they returned to the states. Also surviving are a son, Kimball (Brenda) Loos of St. Charles, Mo.; and a daughter, Elaine (Jay) Nicks of Belleville, Ill.
Memorials are requested to the
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. Online condolences may be expressed at www.acfuneral.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 31, 2016, at the Allan & Ciuferi Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral procession will depart the funeral home at 9:45 a. m., Friday, April 1, 2016, for a 10:30 a. m. committal service at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. Chaplain Andre D'Arden will officiate.
ALLAN & CIUFERI FUNERAL HOME, Collinsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Mar. 30, 2016