NAME: Samuel T. Baskerville
PASSED AWAY: 01/07/2020
CALLING: Monday January 13, 2020 from 4:00PM-7:30PM with Rosary at 7:30PM Stevens Mortuary-5520 West 10th Street Indianapolis, Indiana 46224
SERVICE: Tuesday January 14, 2020 at 10:30AM-St. Michael Catholic Church 3354 West 30th Street Indianapolis, Indiana 46222
DRIVE BY: IFD Fire Station #14
BURIAL: Holy Cross Cemetery-2446 South Meridian Street Indianapolis, Indiana 46225
LAST ASSIGNMENT: Samuel Baskerville was appointed to the Indianapolis Fire Department on 11/15/1956. He first served as a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army. Sam was stationed in Germany as a member of the Screaming Eagles, before deciding to become an Indianapolis firefighter. Sam took his first regular assignment upon Engine 14 on 01/01/1962. He stayed there until 08/20/1967, when he decided to transfer over to Engine 23 A shift. Sam retired as a Corporal on Engine 23 A shift on 11/21/1976.