Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Senior Patrol Agent Catherine Mary Hill

United States Department of Justice - Immigration and Naturalization Service - United States Border Patrol, U.S. Government

End of Watch Friday, October 25, 2002

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Reflections for Senior Patrol Agent Catherine Mary Hill

Agent Hill,
On today, the 20th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for our Country and to the Patrol. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

A fellow BPA

United States Border Patrol

October 25, 2022

Rest in peace, my sister. Blessings and strength to your loving family.

Lieutenant Raymond Flores
NYPD (retired)

October 25, 2020

Rest in peace Senior Patrol Agent Hill.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 11, 2020

Today I received your Silent Partner card, while attending the Advanced Peer Support class in Artesia.

I found it somewhat ironic, (yet probably meant to be) that I got your card, as your EOW is also my birthday.

I am honored to carry your legacy with me.

Thank you for your service to this country.

CBPAS Ashlee Willett

June 13, 2019

Rest In Peace Sister LEO. You are honored and remembered on the 16th anniversary of your EOW.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

October 25, 2018

Rest in peace my sister.

Lieutenant Raymond Flores
NYPD (retired)

October 25, 2018

Continue to rest in peace my sister. May God watch over you and your loving family. You are not forgotten.

N.Y.P.D. Lt. Ray Flores (Ret.)

October 25, 2016

May You Rest - In - Peace, Sis.

I share Your Memory upon several of my Facebook Sites.

Semper Fi,
“Major Pain”

Michael B. Parlor

April 12, 2012

Remembering the fun, good-hearted, positive, energetic, determined, inspiring Cathy on this day!

Judy Lutgring

October 25, 2011

Another agent passed on in the line of duty this week in Tucson. Every time this happens, I miss Cathy. I think of my dear friend so often - every October 25, and whenever I remember our adventures in Guatemala and Bisbee, and just often! I was lucky to have her friendship. She will not be forgotten!

Judy Lutgring

December 16, 2010

I miss my sis

Michael Hill

July 25, 2010

Agent Hill, I am currently attending the WIFLE conference. Your sisters in law enforcement continue to honor you.

SSA Ellen Pierson

June 22, 2010

RIP.You may be gone but you will not be forgotten.


November 8, 2008

My thoughts and prayers are with your loved ones and friends as you are remembered on another year of your EOW. Continue to keep watch over them and those still out on patrol watching over the Thin Blue Line. You will never be forgotten

James Sheppard
Father of Sgt. Jason L. Sheppard EOW 12/7/06

October 27, 2008

Thinking of you and all of your loved ones today. Continue to keep watch over all of them and also those still out on patrol. You are a true hero and have not been forgotten. Thank you for your dedicated service.

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

October 25, 2008

"The Badge"
He starts his shift each day
To respond to calls unknown.
He drives a marked patrol car.
A police officer he is known.
He's paid by the citizens' taxes
To make it safe on the streets.
But he usually has a second job
'Cause a waitress has his salary beat.
Now he doesn't know a holiday
'Cause he works all year round.
And when Thanksgiving and Christmas finally arrive
At his home he cannot be found.
He's cursed and assaulted often,
The one whos blood runs blue.
He seldom ever gets a thanks,
To some he's just a fool.
His friends are always other cops
'Cause people just don't understand
That underneath his badge and gun,
He's just another man.
He knows there might not be a tomorrow
In this world of drugs and crime.
And he gets so mad at the court system
'Cause the crooks don't get any time.
And each day when he leaves for work,
He prays to God above.
Please bring me home after my shift
So I can see the ones I love.
But tonight he stops a speeding car,
He's alone down this ole' highway.
It's just a little traffic infraction.
He does it everyday.
Well, he walks up to the driver's window,
And his badge is shining bright.
He asked the guy for a driver's license,
When a shot rang through the night.
Yes, the bullet hit its mark,
Striking the officer in the chest.
But the Department's budget didn't buy
Each officer a bullet-proof vest.
So he lay on the ground bleeding.
His blood wasn't blue - His blood was red.
And briefly he thought of his loved ones
'Cause in a moment the officer was dead.
In the news they told the story
Of how this officer had died.
And some who listened cared less,
But those who loved him cried.
Well, they buried him in uniform
With his badge pinned on his chest.
He even had his revolver,
He died doing his best.
Written By:
David L. Bell
Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
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and may not be duplicated without permission

Investigator David L Bell
Richland County Sheriff's Dept., Columbia, SC

March 19, 2008

Thinking of you on the 5th anniversary of your EOW.
You were beautiful on the inside as well as the outside.
Thank you for your service even though your life was
tragically cut short.
Lynn Kole
Bellingham, WA

October 25, 2007

You are remembered today and thank you Agent for your service.


October 20, 2007

I will never forget that morning when I found out that Catherine had passed. At the time I was a Senior Patrol Agent on duty at IB (her station) and although I didn't know her well (just in passing), I felt a sense of emptiness for some reason. Forgive me, but it wasn't until her memorial service, that I found out how extraordinarily generous, compassionate and out-going she was. It truly touched my heart to see all of the youth that she assisted in so many ways off duty, present at ther service so saddened. I only wish I had gotten the chance to know her better. She was obviously an inspiration to everyone around her and someone you could truly admire. She will never be forgotten.

Special Agent Michael Blane

April 13, 2007

May G-d Bless those you love and you.

October 25, 2006

Soon it will be 4 years since you were taken away from your loved ones. I salute you for your dedicated service in law enforcement. You are a true hero and heroes never die. You will never be forgotten by those that love you nor will the Blue Family ever let you be forgotten. I know they think of you every single day and that their personal lives have been changed for ever through their loss. Keep watch over them and protect them from harm, also those still out on patrol.

Bob Gordon, father of fallen Chicago Officer
Michael P. Gordon, EOW: 8/8/04

Bob Gordon, Chicago Gold Star Father

August 29, 2006

Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family, friends and all the members of the United States Border Patrol. We were made safer by his service and we all suffer their tragic loss. The family of Senior Patrol Agent Hill deserves our appreciation and gratitude for their sacrifice. In the days to follow, may you be strengthened by the fact that Senior Patrol Agent Hill is a man distinguished by exceptional courage and will always be admired for his brave deeds and noble qualities. You, your family and your sacrifice will never be forgotten.

Tom Doyle
Cary Police Department, North Carolina

June 13, 2006

I thank the heavens for brave people like you. You earned a seat at a table reserved only--only for the finest and the bravest. Your spirit and memory will live on...and will forever serve as an example of the meaning of the word: hero. You are appreciated beyond words.

Ernest Ochoa
BP agent father lost in line of duty

April 30, 2006

You went to heaven on the same day as my Dad. I hope you two have met. He would have liked you and what you stood for. Rest in peace, Semper Fi.

AZ Narc

February 7, 2006

Catherine is my twin sister. I want to thank everyone for their heart-felt comments and wishes. They have been so appreciated. I want everyone to know that good things do come from terrible tragedies. Many of you who knew Catherine knew she had a passion for helping others, especially animals and homeless teenagers. I started a non-profit foundation in her name and have raised significant money for her beloved kids. I have also realized that she is very much alive and is still her feisty self. Nothing has changed. There is no such thing as death. A bond between twins cannot be broken, even by the supposed boundaries of death. I am writing a book about our contact called Twin Souls. My sister died because she had a message for the world and she wanted me to write about it. It was her way of getting the world's attention. She did not die in vain and her important words will soon be read, seen, and heard around the world.

Elizabeth Hill Didelot

Elizabeth Hill Didelot
SDPD 911 dispatch

November 24, 2005

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