Benefit Dinner Set for Officer Who Suffered Stroke

Officer Roy Wedlow served with the St. Joseph Police Department for 22 years.

Posted: Dec. 5, 2017 12:34 PM
Updated: Dec. 5, 2017 2:14 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A benefit dinner is set for former St. Joseph Police officer Roy Wedlow, who continues to recover after suffering a stroke.


A spaghetti dinner is scheduled from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 17 at 6001 S. 9th Street in St. Joseph.

The cost of the dinner is $10.

Wedlow served with the St. Joseph Police Department for 22 years, and has been a coach and mentor to many kids. On Aug. 5, he suffered a stroke before going to work.

Wedlow recently retired from the department but still struggles with health issues from the effect of the stroke.

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