Graveside inurnment for Scott Phillip Belt, 60, of Kerrville, TX will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence, KS. He died in an airplane accident in Kerrville on Saturday, August 25, 2012.
Scott was born on April 1, 1952 in Lawrence, KS, the son of Harold F. and Elaine Dillon Belt. He grew up in Lawrence and was a 1970 graduate of Lawrence High School.
He was a 1988 graduate of the University of Kansas. He was a US Army veteran and served in the 82nd Airborne in Ft. Bragg, NC.
In Kerrville, he was a self-employed flight instructor. He had formerly served as a police officer for the Lawrence Police Department.
Survivors include a daughter, Lesley Belt of Chicago, IL; a son, Cory Belt of Chicago, IL; his mother, Elaine Belt of Lawrence, and two brothers, Randy Belt of Spring, TX and Michael Belt, of Houston, TX. He was preceded in death by his father in 1985.
Graveside military honors will be conducted by Alford-Clarke Post #852 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
The family suggests memorials in his name to the Civil Air Patrol and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.