Video: St. Charles Post Office named after fallen marine

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by Dan Greenwald/ KMOV.com

KMOV.com

Posted on November 8, 2013 at 6:06 PM

Updated Friday, Nov 8 at 6:20 PM

(KMOV.com) -- The St. Charles Post Office has been named after a local marine.

The post office located in the 200 block of south Fifth Street is named after Lance Corporal Drew Weaver. 

The St. Charles native was killed while fighting in Iraq February, 2008.

Weaver, who was born and raised in St. Charles, was honored Friday afternoon and his mother said his death leaves a message for everybody.

The post office said there is talk of moving the current facility to a new location but there a decision has been made if it will also carry Weaver’s name.

 

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