John Hemminger, age 64, of Brookfield, died Monday, March 5, 2012, at McLarney Manor in Brookfield.
No funeral services are planned.
Memorials to the Linn County Humane Society may be left at or mailed to Wright-Baker-Hill Funeral Home, P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, MO 64628.
John Bob, son of Bob and Donna (Eppard) Hemminger, was born September 19, 1947, in Webster City, Iowa.
He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War. John had been a police officer for the City of Columbia for 20 years, retiring in 1989 and moving to Brookfield.
Survivors include one brother, Neil Hemminger and wife, Marlene of Castle Rock, Colo., and several other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents.