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Detective Sergeant Roy Shambleau

Port Huron Police Department, Michigan

End of Watch Friday, October 10, 1930

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Reflections for Detective Sergeant Roy Shambleau

No passage of time can ever erase your service and sacrifice. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

October 10, 2020

Rest in peace Detective Sergeant Shambleau.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 10, 2020

Sgt. Shambleau,

88 years have passed since you gave up your life to protect the very city I call home. Your example lives on even today in Port Huron. Thank you for your service, and continue to enjoy your rest, sir. You are a hero to us even today.

Correctional Officer Christopher
Colorado Department of Corrections

December 24, 2018

Grandfather;
Today, Oct 10, 2017, the Port Huron Police Department held a memorial service to honor your service and sacrifice for your family and community. A new headstone was unveiled in front of a large group of police officers, local dignitaries and your family. Your memory as one of Port Huron's Finest will never be forgotten. You are greatly missed, but your legacy survives.

David Wedge
Grandson

October 10, 2017

Grandfather, I wish I could have gotten to know you. Grandmother always told me what a wonderful man, husband and father you were.
You are missed, even 78 years later.

David Wedge
Grandson

January 30, 2017

Dear Kelly..I believe it was my great uncle Thomas Hastings, who was with your brave great uncle. I feel great sympathy for this senseless, horrific loss. My deepest sympathy. I am trying to reach or contact any relatives of Thomas Hastings. I think he was my grandfather's brother or uncle. I have no older relatives to ask, but found the info about Thomas as a piece of paper in a family Bible. The family had some roots in Ireland and then in St Joseph's, Friendsville PA near the Binghamton, NY border area. If you have any info my email is [email protected] My maiden name was Patricia Hastings. I'm 67 yrs old. Many thanks..and sorrow for your loss. Sergeant Roy was a hero, as were the people whom he loved and had to live without him.

Patricia Hastings De Bello
Relative of Lt Thomas Hastings

August 4, 2014

Thank you for your service to our city,courage and our family.You helped raise my dad and he always spoke fondly of you.I helped care for you wifr,Blanche,in her later years.She still cried when speaking about you even after 50 years of your death.

kelly Graves Barnes
Great-neice

February 17, 2013

Your heroism and service is honored today, the 81rst anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.
Rest In Peace

Phyllis Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater

October 10, 2011

Sgt. Shambleau,
On today, the 78th anniversary of your death, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Port Huron.

R.I.P.
Anonymous

Anonymous

October 10, 2008

On the eve of the anniversay of your death wwe wish to remember you and thank you Sir for your service.

Pat Van Den Berghe, Manchester, NH
Neighbors for a Better Manchester, NH

October 9, 2007

You left long before any of us were old enough to know what it was like to be a hero. Your courage, commitment and ultimate sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Detective Doug Lashbrook
Broward County Sheriff's Office

January 30, 2007

Rest in peace. Gone but not forgotten

Officer
Maryland

December 25, 2004

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