John Edward Koeller

John Edward Koeller

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 6 Nov 2019 (aged 78)
Saint Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri, USA
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 204526030 · View Source
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Officer John E. Koeller, DSN 3562 was originally hired on the Saint Louis Police Department as a civilian radio clerk in the Communications Division on 06/22/1959. Officer Koeller resigned from this position on 09/27/1959 and entered the United States Army. He served from 10/01/1959 to 09/09/1961 and achieved the rank of Specialist 4th Class. On 10/16/1961 he returned to the police department as a clerk in the Central District. Officer Koeller received his commission on 07/30/1962 and entered the police academy. Officer Koeller served in the 4th, 7th & 8th, and finally the 6th District. Officer Koeller was the recipient of a Exceptional Performance of Duty award on 10/26/1967 for police work above the call of duty. Officer Koeller resigned his commission on 02/28/1968 to seek gainful employment in the private sector and served a total of 6 years, 8 months, and 7 days of faithful and dedicated service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department.

Mr. John E. Koeller fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Wed., November 6, 2019.
Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Morhmann); dear father of Laura, Lisa (Tom), J. J. Koeller and the late Christopher Koeller; dear grandfather and loving great-grandfather. Dear brother of J and G (S) Koeller; dear brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend.

Jack was a McBride H.S. graduate, served in the U.S. Army, was a St. Louis Metropolitan Police Officer, and worked at Boeing for 36 years as a Security Guard. Jack was a friend to many and never met a stranger.

Visitation:
St. Cletus Catholic Church
Saturday, November 23, 2019, 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Mass:
St. Cletus Catholic Church
Saturday, November 23, 2019, 10:00 am - 10:45 am

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
2900 Sheridan
St. Louis, MO
63125

Hutchens Mortuary & Cremation Center
675 Graham Rd.
Florissant, MO


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  • Maintained by: Timothy Tumbrink
  • Originally Created by: Peaceful Wanderer
  • Added: 7 Nov 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 204526030
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Edward Koeller (28 May 1941–6 Nov 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 204526030, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Timothy Tumbrink (contributor 46772461) .