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Police Officer Scott Alan Wertz | Reading Police Department, Pennsylvania Reading Police Department, Pennsylvania

Police Officer

Scott Alan Wertz

Reading Police Department, Pennsylvania

End of Watch: Sunday, August 6, 2006
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Hi Scott, unfortunately, another fellow officer from berks has joined you. 5 years have come and gone, but this definitely brings the painful memories back again. Why oh why do the good have to die young.

Brooke Mish
friend
July 1, 2011

Hey Scott it's been a while just wanted to let you but you alrady know that my mom is up in heaven with you.... She has passed back in Feb. on the 8th. You are both up looking down on the family's that miss you both. Well Take care and you are very missed!!!!

Missy 200 block of Carpenter St.

Melissa German
Friend
June 30, 2011

I just thought about how it was going to be 5 years ago that you were taken. I remember getting the phone call from Kevin Achey as I sat in the Reading China and Glass parking lot. Your boys are spitting images of you, and Jared is going to be a senior in high school! Where does time go, as it seems like yesterday he was a 5th grader at LenOak. I will always be thankful of your service, and I will never, ever forget it.

Chris Daubert

Chris Daubert
thankful citizen
June 22, 2011

Just wanted to stop by and say hi and Happy Birthday!!!

I'm sure you were watching Leisey play tonight......DON'T WORRY....NEXT TIME!!!!!

Why on your birthday did he have to be around???

Sending Love back.....Lisa

Lisa Fronina
Friend
May 5, 2011

hey there you old fart!!! you missed my 40th!!! can you believe it??? you would of had a field day with that one. It wasnt the same without you there. i miss you soooo much.... the hole you left behind just can never be filled. i did a little something in honor of you and if you were here you would kill me but i dont want you to ever be forgotten. now today is your day. Another Cinco De Mayo without you......

Happy Birthday bro....

I carry you in my heart :)

Michele
Sister
May 5, 2011

Happy Birthday Scott!!! We miss you,wish you were here with us. xoxox

Veronica Jenkins
May 5, 2011

Happy Birthday Hon! Would have been 45 today. I will never forget the look on your face when you finally realized the birthday party was for you and not Jenkins - priceless!!! We love you so much and miss you terribly!!! Hope you're having a couple of Coors for you birthday!!

Love forever,

Trish

Trish Wertz
Loving Widow
May 5, 2011

Happy Birthday #2 son. Haven't been here for a while and am sorry about that, but want you to know you are always on my mind and in my heart. Well, here it is another year gone by for your birthday without you being here to enjoy it. How unfair it is. Next week it will be another year where we will be in DC to honor all the law enforcement officers who where killed in the line of duty. Please give us the strength to get through it cause it is never easy.

We are really proud of Trish and I know you will be too for her participating in the ride this year to honor you and all the other fallen officers. I know it is not easy for her, but she is a trooper.

We miss you more then you can ever know.

Please be with the boys and guide them.

We did not see you close your eyes
We did not see you die
All we knew was that you were gone
Without a last good-bye
It was a sudden parting
Too bitter to forget
Those you love you dearly
Are the ones who can't forget.

Love and miss you

Barb
mother-in-law
May 5, 2011

theres times like these when i need you most,and wish you were here, its been awhile since i cried like i am now, just come back, everyone else needs you too
love you forever

Anonymous
May 1, 2011

Hey Hon. Just a quick note to tell you I miss you and love you. Wish you were here to help me. I try my hardest with the boys. Just would be nice to know what you would do if you were here!! Anyway, I will keep at it and try my best!! Soon I and many others will ride 250 miles in your honor. Please give me the strength to complete it when I need it!! I will think of you and your sacrifice all the way! Until next time . . .

Love forever,

Trish

Trish Wertz
Loving Widow
April 21, 2011

Its been a while but wanted to check in and say hello..... the jump with the "Golden Knights" in honor of you and all the fallen "Thin Blue Line" went well and for a brief min. we were just a bit closer to you again......miss you my brother....

Dustin
brother-in-law
April 18, 2011

Your friends have not forgotten your sacrifice. Our children know of you. Their children will know of you. You will never be forgotten my friend

T.T.
FRIEND
February 20, 2011

Just stopping by to say HI.
A lot going on right now and the reminders of you and all who have made the ULTIMATE SACRIFICE.

Sending love Back....Lisa

Lisa Fronina
Friend
February 1, 2011

I love you and miss you so much. Give mom a hug and kiss for me and tell her Happy Birthday! Please keep taking care of Josh. I feel better knowing you are there by his side. We are all so heartbroken. Thank you brother, your taking care up there, just like you did here!!!! Your are the best.


I carry you in my heart:)

Shelly

Michele
Sister
January 17, 2011

Happy New Year. Another year without you . . . I'm struggling lately. Please give me some guidance - I could sure use it!

Love forever,

Trish

Trish Wertz
Loving Widow
January 1, 2011

Hey Hon. Just want to wish you a Merry Christmas. Sorry it is a day late. It breaks my heart that we have to go to a cemetary to "see" you and wish you a Merry Christmas. We love you and miss you terribly!

Love forever,

Trish

Tricia Wertz
Loving Widow
December 27, 2010

Hi #2 son

Been a while since I visited you (sorry about that). Just want to wish you a Merry Christmas. There isn't a day that goes by that I don't think of you. Often wonder what life would be like if you were still here with us. There are so many things that we think about that involved you or events that happen that will always keep your memory alive.

Love and miss you

Barb Schappell
Mother-in-law
December 25, 2010

Happy Thanksgiving Hon. I'm thankful that we had the time we had. We miss you terribly!

Love forever,

Trish

Trish Wertz
Loving Widow
November 25, 2010

I just read the news that the POS that ended your watch was given a reprieve...I never knew you, but this enrages me!!I think of you and your family frequently since I live near Allentown.

Anonymous
October 21, 2010

Just dropping by to say hello..... Chuck came up over the weekend and stopped in....It was good to see him and we talked about good ole' times.... miss you bro!!!

Dustin
October 5, 2010

Hey Hon. I wanted to write on the 6th but couldn't find words that haven't been said many times before. The ride in your honor went pretty good despite the weather. Maybe one of these years it will be nice ALL day! Well, it has been a whirlwind of a summer and the last few weeks have been hard. Please give everyone the strength to deal with Joshua G's death. They really need it! It has been really hard for them and I just can't imagine! With that being said, I still can't believe you are gone 4 years. It feels like a lifetime ago but yet yesterday. Jared got his hair cut the other day. Buzz cut. When he got up from the barber chair and turned toward me, I almost passed out! It was like you were standing in front of me. Just thinking about it now makes me shed tears. I held it together but have really been struggling the past week everytime I look at him. He is a spitting image of you with the personality to match! You know - 16 giong on 30. A lot like you at that age I'm sure! Please give us the strength to make it through another year without you! We love you and miss you terribly!

Love forever,

Trish

Trish Wertz
Loving Widow
August 10, 2010

Hey Scott,

Hard to believe 4 years have passed. I miss you so much, and I am still so angry that you were taken away. Our family has had yet another tragedy to endure. Please take care of our Josh. He always looked up to you, and I am sure he was so happy to see you again. At least we can have comfort knowing that you are there for him. Please give Josh a hug & kiss for us and tell him how much we love & miss him. I miss you so much Scott. There are no words to express how I feel. Now we lost Josh and it is so horrible and tragic, how do we get through this? I need you and your not here, and I just dont know what to do.

I carry you in my heart:)

Michele
Sister
August 9, 2010

All I'm going to say is,

I saw Jared with his new haircut and......
OH MY GOD.......IT IS YOU.

My heart sank.

Lisa Fronina
Friend
August 9, 2010

4 Years....
Still seems like yesterday.
That horrible phone call.
I will never forget it.

Thinking about you and sending love back, Lisa

Lisa Fronina
Friend
August 6, 2010

Thinking of you and all of your loved ones on this day. Continue to keep watch over all of them for I know they miss you terribly and think of you all the time. You will never be forgotten.

"If people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live on is to never stop loving them. Buildings burn, people die, but real love is forever." Author Unknown

Bob Gordon
Father of Chicago Officer: Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04
August 6, 2010

 
 

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