Veterans Official

Ron Naegelin

(208) 359-6249

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 The Idaho Division of Veterans Affairs (IDVA) continues to help our state's veterans and their families to improve the quality of their lives. From helping veterans to file claims for education, medical or other benefits, to assisting them in obtaining earned medals and military awards, IDVA is here to serve you. The wide array of available programs and services are provided by a grateful nation and the State of Idaho.

To help obtain these benefits, the IDVA provides County Veteran Service Officers (CVSO) free-of-charge to assist veterans and their families with applying for benefits.

The Madison County Veterans Service Officer is Ron Naegelin.  The Service Office is located in the Madison County Courthouse, 159 E. Main Street, Rexburg, Idaho. The phone number is 208-359-6249 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Ron is also available during office hours; Monday and Thursday, 0800-1200, or you can schedule an appointment by calling the office.

During your initial visit with Ron, he will need you to provide (unless you have already filed the forms with Madison County) your military separation discharge documents, DD214’s, and any other information that you deem important to your claim in order to provide the best possible assistance.  

Ron can help you file VA claims for:

·         Education Benefits

·         Non-Service Connected Pension Benefits

  • Service-Connected Disability Compensation Benefits
  • Spouse and Dependent Benefits
  • State VA Benefits
  • VA Health Care Benefits

If you have a claim or would like to learn more about veteran benefits, contact Ron. As the veteran advocate, he is committed to assisting veterans and their families with obtaining the benefits they have earned as a result of a veteran’s honorable military service.


Helpful Links:

Department of Veterans Affairs

Vetnam Veterans of America

Rexburg Veterans of Foreign Wars

Idaho State Veteran Services

Idaho Veteran Employee Preference Form

VA Cemeteries Administration