James H. HallameyerEx-policeman, deputyJames H. Hallameyer, 73,...


James H. Hallameyer

Ex-policeman, deputy

James H. Hallameyer, 73, a for- mer Baltimore policeman and deputy sheriff, died Monday from complications associated with diabetes at St. Joseph Hospital.

He joined the Baltimore Police Department in 1946, assigned to the Southwestern District until he retired in 1975. He was a deputy sheriff with the city court system from 1975 until he retired a second time in 1982.

Known as Pat, he was reared in Fullerton and attended St. Michael parochial school in Overlea. He was a 1937 graduate of the St. James parish business school on Asquith Street in East Baltimore.

He joined the Navy in 1942 and was assigned to the Office of Naval Intelligence, where he met Marie K. Kunkely of New York City. They married in 1945 and lived for many years in Catonsville before moving to the Carney area. She died in 1978.

He was a member and officer for many years of the Maryland Retired Police Officers Association, the Maryland Law Enforcement Organization and American Legion Post No. 183 in Parkville.

In 1993, he became president of the Chipmunks, a social club made up of former law enforcement officers and friends who enjoyed traveling together to various resorts.

A Mass of Christian burial was set for 10 a.m. today at St. Isaac Jogues Roman Catholic Church, 9200 Old Harford Road, Carney. BTC Interment will be in Moreland Memorial Park.

He is survived by two daughters, Martha J. Carnaggio of Annapolis and Cass M. DeJuliis of Baltimore; a brother, John J. Hallameyer Sr. of Carney; five sisters, Marie Bartenfelter of Overlea, Gertrude Willard of Rosedale, Frances Lord of Kingsville, Joan Henson of Parkville and Katharine Gerst of Perry Hall; five grandchildren; and a close friend, Doris Lawson of Carney.

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