Those Who Served
This special page was created to provide extra recognition to the brave men and women who served our country.
If your loved one was a member of the military and was served by Covington Memorial Funeral Home, please email us to get them added to this list!
Jack E. McClellan
February 22, 1928 - January 22, 2018
Jack proudly served his country in the Marine Corps and was a member of the American Legion 241.
Randall Dean Metzger
July 30, 1955 - January 15, 2018
Randall was a Navy Veteran member of the American Legion.
William Curtis Houser
November 7, 1944 - January 9, 2018
William was a member of Fraternal Order of the Eagles 248 Waynedale and AmVets.
Wendell William "Windy" Chaney
June 30, 1929 - January 8, 2018
Wendell proudly served his country in the Air Force and was a member of the Eagles 1906 and Moose Lodge 1063.
David Allen Reiter
April 2, 1937 - January 6, 2018
David was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, a member of Blackhawk Ministries and American Legion Post 47.
Carl Wayne Anderson
July 8, 1933 - January 5, 2018
Carl served his country in the Army Third Armored Division, while earning a distinguished Marksmanship Award. Elvis Presley's unit relieved Carl's while he was stationed in Germany.
Joseph Ward Barney
May 9, 1934 - November 28, 2017
Joe was drafted in the Army in 1957.
Kenneth Joseph Shattuck
December 15, 1942 - January 1, 2015
Ken served his country in the Army.
David F. Martin
May 2, 1928 - April 28, 2014
David was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Waynedale United Methodist Church, Past President of the Columbia City and Waynedale Kiwanis.
James L. Lawrence
July 19, 1938 - February 12, 2012
This Air Force veteran was a crew chief while stationed in France.
Lance Cpl. William H. "Billy" Crouse IV
June 13, 1988 - December 21, 2010
This Marine was killed in action while conducting combat operations in Afghanistan as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. The 22-year-old was laid to rest in Covington Memorial Gardens with full military honors on December 29, 2010.