P.O. Joseph Klocek #400

Name: Klocek, Joseph
Star: 400
Memorial Panel #: #PANEL#
Rank: Patrolman
District / Unit: Park
End of Watch: 10 April 1935
Incident Details: Police Officer Joseph Klocek, 33, was assigned to the Park District Police.

On August 10, 1935, Officer Klocek was riding his police motorcycle when he drove over a loose stone on 84th Street between Philips and Yates Avenues. The officer was thrown from the motorcycle and suffered fatal injuries.

Officer Klocek was laid to rest in Forest Home Cemetery.