P.O. John F. Lynch

Name: Lynch, John F.
Star: 11189
Memorial Panel #:  17
Rank: Police Officer
District / Unit: 007 Distrct (Englewood)
End of Watch: 19 August 1982
Incident Details: Police Officer John Lynch, 46, was a 20-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the 007 District. On August 19, 1982, Officer Lynch and his partner were at a residence processing a deceased body. The partners transported the deceased to St. Bernard Hospital when Officer Lynch suffered a fatal heart attack in the emergency room.Officer Lynch’s funeral mass was held at St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church.

He is survived by his wife, JoAnn, and their children: Michael, James and Joan