We will take it from here Brother... RIPAs we continue to mourn the passing of OFPD Battalion Chief Melvin A. Emge on Thursday, Jan. 9 at the age of 61, we would like to share arrangements for his visitation and funeral.
Battalion Chief Emge proudly served our community with compassion and dedication for 44 years. He was an esteemed member of IAFF (International Association of Fire Fighters) Local 2665 and FFAM (Fire Fighters Association of Missouri).
Battalion Chief Emge is survived by his wife Mary, daughter Katie and son Tony.
Visitation will be held Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 from 1 to 8 p.m. at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, MO 63385.
There will be a Uniformed Firefighter walk-through at 7:15 p.m. Casket vigil honors will be afforded during the entire visitation.
The funeral service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Assumption Catholic Church, 403 North Main Street, O’Fallon, MO 63366. Burial will be at St. Paul Cemetery in St. Paul, MO.
Departments wishing to have apparatus participate in the procession, please contact Battalion Chief Rick Miller at 636-262-6448. ... See MoreSee Less
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