OFFICER JAMES A. GALASSO
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SDPD 11/27/1959 - 11/03/1966
09/28/1937 - 01/31/1984
THE THIN BLUE LINE
James A. Galasso, a former San Diego police officer and a one-time member of the Coronado Planning Commission, died Tuesday on Fiesta Island in Mission Bay.  Mr. Galasso, who collapsed while jogging around the island, was 46.

A native of San Diego, Mr. Galasso lived in Mission Hills and operated a card shop in Coronado.  In addition to his service on that city's Planning Commission, he was known locally as a legal researcher.

Survivors include his wife, Patty; two sons, Tony and Gene; his mother, Margaret Galasso; and a sister, Judy Lobb, all of San Diego.