SSgt Jeremy Junk|
SSgt Jeremy S. Junk, 26, of Breese, Ill., born Nov. 5, 1979, in Waukegan, Ill., died Tuesday, April 25, 2006, at his residence.
Mr. Junk was a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force stationed at Scott Air
Force Base. He was in the NCOIC Information Management Specialist, Current Operations; Directorate of Air Space and Information Operations. He was a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom serving from November 2003 to February 2004. He was veteran of Global War on Terrorism. He was a member of New Athens VFW Post 7710, Beckemeyer Washers Club and Breese Jaycee's.
Surviving are his wife, Regina, nee Bernard, Junk of Breese, Ill., whom he married March 4, 2006, in St. Louis, Mo.; his parents, Steven and Nancy, nee Wescoat, Junk of Beckemeyer, Ill.; stepchildren, Blake, Courtney, Kylie and RayAnn, all at home; a sister, Heather (Ltjg. Kris) Netemeyer of Norfolk, Va.; nephews, Tristan, Kristopher Jr., and Justin Netemeyer; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Memorials may be made to Siteman Cancer Center or Barnes Pheresis and will be received at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be sent to the family by visiting
Visitation: Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2006, and from 8 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 28, 2006, at Moss Funeral Home, Breese, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 28, 2006, at Moss Funeral Home, Breese, Ill., with the Rev. Kevin Bernard officiating. Interment will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
MOSS FUNERAL HOME, Breese, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat from Apr. 26 to Apr. 27, 2006