David W. Nagel, 73, of Matteson, IL passed away peacefully July 30, 2021. Beloved son of the late Fred and Ruth Nagel; loving brother of the late Dale Nagel and Ray Nagel. Dave began his career in the Army as a Military Police dog handler and trainer. After leaving the Army he became a Bellwood Police Officer, he worked as a Police Officer for Thornton, Elmhurst, Countryside and Cook County before he became a Matteson Officer from which he retired in 2004. During his career he was the first motorcycle officer, traffic officer and field training officer. David was active in the community he served as the President of Matteson Police Pensions, Village of Matteson planning commission and member of the IPPFL pension board. He was an avid collector of police memorabilia. Dave will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
Visitation will be held Thursday, August 5, 2021, 5-8pm at Brady-Gill Funeral Home 16600 Oak Park Ave. Tinley Park, IL 60477. Funeral service Friday, August 6, 2021, at Brady-Gill at 11AM. Interment Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Elwood, IL. For more information or to sign the on-line guestbook please visit www.bradygill.com or call 708-614-9900
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