Funeral services for Louisville police officer Deidre “Dee Dee” Mengedoht

LOUISVILLE, KY — Funeral services have been scheduled for Deidre “Dee Dee” Mengedoht.

Mengedoht is a 32-year-old detective for the Louisville Metro Police Department. She was killed Christmas Eve when someone drove a semi-truck into her cruiser.

A visitation will be held for Mengedoht’s family on Sunday, December 30 from 2 – 8 p.m. It will be at Arch L. Heady Resthaven on 4400 Bardstown Road in Louisville, Kentucky. People are asked to park at the Eastwood Shopping Center at 4800 Bardstown Road and take a shuttle provided by LMPD. The parking at Resthaven is reserved for Mengedoht’s family.

A funeral will be held Monday, December 31 at Southeast Christian Church on 920 Blakenbaker Pkwy in Louisville, Kentucky. The service will start at 11 a.m.

To donate to help support Mengedoht’s nine-year-old son, click here.