Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Bruce Allen Williams

Green Lake County Sheriff's Office, Wisconsin

End of Watch Sunday, October 19, 2003

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Bruce Allen Williams



October 19, 2021

On behalf of the acting U.S. Attorney, Assistant U.S. Attorneys, and support staff for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, we honor law enforcement officers who have paid the ultimate sacrifice. During National Police Week the focus is even greater that we never forget the deputies and their families. Today, May 11th, 2021, we honor and remember you Deputy Williams. Rest in Peace.

United States Attorney's Office

May 11, 2021

Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Williams.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

May 26, 2020

I’m thankful for Bruce, and the impact he had on his younger brother, Deputy Mike Williams, who was my FTO. 15 years after Bruce’s murder, our deputies still remember that night. You were an impact player, Bruce, and Green County is a better place because of your service and love of the community, but you are sorely missed by so many.

Bill Dandoy
Jefferson County Sheriff

October 18, 2018

Thinking of u on your "53" birthday ! You could've retired today. Miss you

Deputy Mike Williams
Jefferson County Sheriff--wisconsin

August 7, 2018

Never Forgotten-we think of you & miss you every day!


October 19, 2017

Never Forgotten. Thoughts are with the family as we respectfully remember Deputy Williams life and dedicated service.

Survivor G. Birkholz
Mother of Officer Craig Birkholz EOW 3/20/2011

October 4, 2017

Thinking of you on your "52" birthday. Miss you

Deputy Mike Williams
Jefferson County Sheriff--wisconsin

August 8, 2017

13 years. Seems like only yesterday. Gone but not ever forgotten.

A friend
GLSO Family

October 19, 2016

So many years have passed and yet it seems still like yesterday. My life has taken lots of twists and turns but you still remain an encouragement, and I still introduce you to people through the stories I tell about you. The oddest things remind me of you. And sometimes I know you're looking out for me, making me better at my job. I miss you.

A friend

December 2, 2015

I see your 'bench memorial' every time we walk down to the Daychola lookout and my heart is always moved by your sacrifice. Today I wanted to know about you, so I did a little investigating. Thank you for serving your community with all you had - you truly are a hero who has laid down his life for another. I want your family to know that you are not forgotten. Someone new to the community (me!) has been moved by your story and I will pray for your family whenever we take that walk to your bench, which is quite often. May God bless and keep them close to His heart.

A new friend

November 8, 2015

Missing you and then that smirk and laugh! Kind and sympathetic when needed and a smile when everyone needed it the most. We all still miss you so very much! What a difference you made!! We will never, ever forget.


October 19, 2015

Happy 50th Bruce. Miss you.

Deputy Mike Williams
Brother & Jefferson County Sheriffs Office

August 8, 2015

Merry Christmas! Miss you more than ever.


December 25, 2014

Listened to your funeral songs on the way home from work this morning. Lots of things have changed and been thrown at me in life. I have to say most things are for the positive. a big void though still remains with the sense of loss for you and your family for the years that were stolen that day.

you are still missed every day!!! Heroes live forever!!


October 18, 2014

Happy Birthday in Heaven!!! HEROES LIVE FOREVER!!!


August 8, 2014

Rest in God's loving embrace, hero. You will never be forgotten.

Retired Wisconsin L.E.O.

February 24, 2014

RIP brother. You are a hero. Thank you for your service. God bless and rest in peace.
"Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one's life for one's friends."-John 15:13

Officer Joe Bahr
WI State Capitol Police

October 19, 2013

Can't believe its ten years Bruce. Miss u-- Mike

Deputy Mike Williams
Jefferson County Sheriff's Dept

October 19, 2013

Miss you Goose

Trooper Joseph Gajdosik
Wisconsin State Patrol

October 19, 2013

To the Williams Family on this Christmas Night..

Thinking of you during this Holiday season and keeping you in my thougths and prayers.. Bruce will never be forgotten!

Growing up in Green Lake County and getting to meet Bruce during a ride along while in college; now am a 12 year veteran myself got to see what an IDEAL Officer should be.

To a True HERO that sacrificed his all...

God Bless

Officer James Van Erem
Beaver Dam P.D.

December 26, 2012

Met you during a Citizens Academy class. Your parents and brother were there too. How you are missed by your family, friends and the public. Rest in God's shining light.


November 14, 2012

Miss you like crazy!! The hurt never goes away. Love you to the moon and back.


October 19, 2012

Still hear you laugh and struggle through, "I will remember you", everytime it comes on the radio.....You are still missed EVERYDAY, HEROS LIVE FOREVER!!!


October 18, 2012

I remember that day like it was yesterday...such a sad, terrible day...and it brings tears to my eyes again just thinking about it. Reading the love here on this page that everyone felt/feels for you and knowing that we all think about you every day, not just one day a year...I know you are watching over us...God Bless you and all others in the line of duty..

Shannon, paramedic

October 19, 2011

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