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John Dee, 67 passed away on March 15th 2013. He was born in Providence Rhode Island and moved to Phoenix after serving his country in Vietnam from 1966-1969. John joined the Phoenix Police Department in 1971 to protect and serve the citizens of Phoenix and did so for 34 years. John was a friend to so many and changed lives with his kindness, bravery and compassion for all. John is survived by his wife, Susan, sons Ryan (Veronique), Wyatt (Kim) and daughter Allison. John has 5 loving siblings Katherine (Fowzy)of Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Patricia, Jeffery, Terry (Emily), and James ,deceased (Christy) of Tucson Arizona. John was very close with to mother in law Vera Stubing and brother in law David Stubing (Vernice). John has three grandchildren he adored Madeline, Sagamore, and Reggie of Flagstaff and Wyoming. John Dee was a decorated police officer who is survived by a colorful and celebrated reputation as being the one of the finest cops to ever walk the streets of Phoenix. A memorial service will be held at a later date, family and friends will be notified. In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to the Arizona Humane Society.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Mar. 19, 2013