Major Jay R. Memmelaar, Jr.Rest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Goldsboro Police Department, North Carolina
End of Watch: Thursday, February 16, 2017
Tour: 25 years
Badge # 4502
Cause: Heart attack
Major Jay Memmelaar suffered a fatal heart attack while participating in his department's physical fitness program at approximately 7:00 pm.
He was working out in the department's gym when he began to experience discomfort in his chest. He returned to his office where he collapsed a short time later. He was transported to a local hospital where he passed away.
Major Memmelaar had served with the Goldsboro Police Department for 25 years. He is survived by his wife and two children.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.