Jailer John Joseph Kavajecz

Jailer John Joseph Kavajecz

Bayfield County Sheriff's Department, Wisconsin

End of Watch Thursday, December 12, 1968

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John Joseph Kavajecz

Jailer John Kavajecz was killed in an automobile crash while riding in a patrol car with the sheriff.

Another driver of a vehicle failed to stop at a stop sign and broadsided the patrol car at the intersection of Highway 63 and Highway 112.

He was survived by his wife, four sons, and four daughters.


  • Age 68
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Rest in God's loving embrace, hero. You will never be forgotten.

Retired Wisconsin L.E.O.

December 12, 2022

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