Your Rights As A Veteran
As a veteran, both you and your spouse are entitled to be buried at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. You are entitled to a grave, grave opening, concrete grave liner, and headstone… at no charge. The veteran is entitled to an American Flag, and full military honors. Beware of advertisements offering free or discounted veterans caskets.
Veterans Burial Benefits
If you are a United States veteran or ex-service person who served on active duty, your survivors may be eligible for a wide range of benefits. To be automatically connected to your regional office, call 1-800-827-1000 or go to www.va.gov.
Kutis Funeral Home, Inc will notify the Veterans Administration office and file for any benefits on your behalf.