Aug. 15, 1926 Saint Louis St. Louis City Missouri, USA
Jul. 8, 2011 Saint Louis St. Louis City Missouri, USA
Major James J. McGauley, DSN 1404, was commissioned as a Police Officer on 05/08/1950. After the academy he was assigned to the following Districts and Divisions throughout his career. They were the Central District, Secret Service Division, 1St, Mobile Reserve, 3Rd, 4Th, 2Nd, Bureau of Field Operations, 6Th, Intelligence Division, Assistant Chief of Police, and the Bureau of Administration. He was promoted to Captain on 06/17/1979, and Major on 1/22/1984. During his career he was awarded 2 Letters of mention from the department. When he retired on 09/13/1988 he had 38.35 years of service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department. He was also a veteran of the United States Navy and attained the rank of 2Nd Class Petty Officer.
McGauley, James J. Jr. fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Friday, July 8, 2011. Beloved husband for 61 years of Georgette E. McGauley (nee Mikusch); dearest father of James III (Barb) and Gary (Kathleen) McGauley, Suzanne (Glen Thebeau) McGauley, Tracey McGauley and Kathleen (Steve) Cochran; loving grandfather of James IV, Christopher, Heather, Kimberly (Butch), Brandon, Brittany, Ryan and Quinn; great-grandfather of Fallon, Austin, Payton, Carson, Jackson and Tyler; dear brother of Jane (Jack) Engler and Jack (Vivian) McGauley; dear brother-in-law of Charles (Mary Ann) Mikusch; our dear uncle, friend and golfing buddy to many. Major McGauley served the St. Louis Police Department for over 38 years. He thoroughly enjoyed his retirement, spending time with family and golfing. Services: Funeral from KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois, Tuesday, July 12, 9:30 a.m. for 10 a.m. Mass at St. Dominic Savio Church. Interment Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Father Dick Perl, St. Peter Claver, P.O. Box 25, Punta Gorda, Toledo, Belize, C.A. Visitation Monday, 3-9 p.m.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - Sunday, July 10, 2011.
Burial: Resurrection Cemetery Affton St. Louis County Missouri, USA Plot: Section Number 40, Plot Number 0774
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