Officer John G. Wedding

Officer John G. Wedding

Connersville Police Department, Indiana

End of Watch Wednesday, March 7, 1962

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John G. Wedding

Officer John Wedding was struck by a vehicle and killed while directing traffic at the intersection of 20th Street and Grand Avenue for a high school basketball game.

He was transported to Fayette Memorial Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries three days later.

Officer Wedding had served with the Connersville Police Department for 18 years. He was survived by his wife, two children, four grandchildren, and three siblings.


  • Age 59
  • Tour 18 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Struck by vehicle
  • Incident Date Saturday, March 3, 1962

directing traffic

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I have learned he was my great- grandfather. His son, John Wedding is the father of my father, James Michael.

Very inspiring to find a picture of family on the internet.

Mikaila T. Wedding
Great Granddaughter

January 4, 2018

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