|Birth: ||Jul. 21, 1929|
St. Louis City
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 2012|
St. Louis County
Sergeant Archie C. Heady Jr. was commissioned as a Police Officer on 02/01/1954. Upon graduating from the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Academy he was assigned to the 3Rd District, Records Division, Communications Section, and finally the Canine Division where he spent the majority of his career. While he was in the Canine Section he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant, and remained there until his retirement on 08/26/1978, with a total of 24.56 years of service. During his career Seregant Heady received two letters of "Honorable Mention" for outstanding police work. Sergeant Heady was also a veteran of the United States Navy and attained the rank of Navy Seaman."
It should be noted that Archie C. Heady Jr. followed in the footsteps of his father who was also a Saint Louis Police Officer.
ARCHIE C. HEADY JR. -- Heady, Archie C. Jr., In the arms of Jesus, Wednesday, March 28, 2012, after a full life at the age of 82.
Loving husband of B. Jane Heady (nee Payne); dear father of Susan (Patrick) Bradley and Kathy (Del) Luber; wonderful PaPa of Rebecca (Chris) Dreyfuss and Dr. Shawn (Cory) Bradley; Great-PaPa of Jonah and Ginny Bradley and Ayden Luber; brother of Joy (Charles) Harsh and the late William, Norman, Walter, Roger and Don Heady; dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, great-great-uncle, cousin and friend to many.
Archie lived a faithful life and was dedicated to his family and his country. He married his wife Betty on February the 13Th 1950, in St. Louis, Missouri
Services: Funeral at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255 Lemay Ferry Rd. on Saturday, March 31, 11 a.m.
Interment New St. Marcus Cemetery.
Visitation Friday, 3-8 p.m."
Archie Clifford Heady (1900 - 1957)
Ollie Leatha Armistead Heady (1899 - 1984)
Betty Jane Payne Heady (1932 - 2014)
William Archie Heady (1919 - 1978)*
Roger Elwood Heady (1920 - 1990)*
Norman Marion Heady (1921 - 1995)*
Walter Raymond Heady (1922 - 1978)*
Donald Francis Heady (1927 - 2011)*
Archie Clifford Heady (1929 - 2012)
Note: Buried March 31, 2012
New Saint Marcus Cemetery and Mausoleum
St. Louis County
Maintained by: Timothy Tumbrink
Originally Created by: RUBY RED*
Record added: Mar 28, 2012
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