William Joseph Hatcher

William Joseph Hatcher

Birth
Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Death 13 Dec 2019 (aged 85)
Saint Charles, St. Charles County, Missouri, USA
Burial Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
Plot Section 1PP, Grave Number 907. Steel Casket, Concrete Box, Extra Deep
Memorial ID 205608160 · View Source
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Officer William J. Hatcher, DSN 2862, received his commission on 02/03/1958. After the academy he held the following assignments during his career. They were the 10th, 2nd, Identification Section, and the Juvenile Division. Officer Hatcher retired on 03/17/1985 and served a total of 27.12 years of faithful and dedicated service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department.

Officer Hatcher was a veteran of the United States Army and achieved the rank of Specialist 4th Class.

William Joseph Hatcher, age 85, of Saint Charles, Missouri passed away on Friday, December 13, 2019. He was born in Saint Louis, Missouri on June 15, 1934 to Joseph and Gertrude Hatcher (nee Deister).

William was married to Alice Hatcher for 53 years. He was a police officer for the Saint Louis Police Department for 30 years.

William is survived by his wife, Alice Mae Hatcher; Children, Whitney (Tom) Cook, Hillary (Edward) Volz, and Andrew (Sheila) Hatcher; Grandchildren, Lauryn Cook, Justin Cook, Camryn Hatcher, Brooke Hatcher, Kathryn Volz, Andrew Joseph "AJ" Hatcher, Nichole Howlett, Dominick Howlett, and Jordan Howlett; Great-Grandson, Kaiden Abner; and Sister, Joyce Vierling; He will be dearly missed by many other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Gertrude Bienke; father, Joseph Hatcher, Jr.; and brother-In-Law, Jim Vierling.

A funeral mass will take on Monday, December 23, 2019 at 10:30 am at All Saints Catholic Church, 5 McMenamy Rd St.. Peters, Missouri 63376. Interment will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, 2900 Sheridan Rd, St. Louis, MO 63125.

Memorial contributions in William's name may be made out to Backstoppers, P.O. Box 795168, St. Louis, MO 63179-0700.

HATCHER, WILLIAM J.
SP4 U.S. ARMY
DATE OF BIRTH: 06/15/1934
DATE OF DEATH: 12/13/2019

BURIED AT: SECTION 1PP SITE 907
JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD
ST. LOUIS, MO
63125


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  • Maintained by: Timothy Tumbrink
  • Originally Created by: Dennis Hellebusch
  • Added: 21 Dec 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 205608160
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Joseph Hatcher (15 Jun 1934–13 Dec 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 205608160, citing Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Timothy Tumbrink (contributor 46772461) Burial Details Unknown.