Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer George August Tessier, III

New Orleans Police Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Wednesday, July 14, 2004

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Reflections for Police Officer George August Tessier, III

4 years since you left g. keep looking out for us. miss you boy! tee

defillo

July 16, 2008

Hey Georgie Porgie---wanted to let you know I still miss ya a whole lot. Life has never been the same since you've been gone. I miss your daily calls and the SPQR license plate on the Caddy as you drove away from my house whenever you came to visit. Lots of folks still have a void in their lives since you've been gone...I'm sure you see the sign cousin Phil left by "Your Crescent" in New Orleans East. I know you're watching us and keeping us all safe. Hugs and Kisses from your FAVORITE cousin-Lynnie Winnie.

Lynn Cahill
Cousin

July 15, 2008

Well brother, today makes 4 years since you've been gone. Mom and I still miss you dearly.
Love,
Sue Bee

Captain Susan Kronberg
Sister

July 15, 2008

Jorge

I cannot believe it's been 4 years already;I can still remember the phone call like it was yesterday.

Zach & I spent a week with your Mom & Susan last month, they are both doing good and we all miss you something horrible. Your sister thought you would get quite a kick out of the situation Faith and I are now in; just had another daughter 3 weeks ago. I tried to persuade Faith to use the name Tess but she only gave me a two choices to pick from so we named her Grace.

Missed your birthday the other day but it's been a really tough week and especially today as I reflect on your loss while I sit by my grandmothers bedside as she passes on to heaven to be with Jesus and my loved ones such as you. Tell her some of your great jokes and show her a good time, you always were the best host.

Continue to look over us all and we will keep your memory alive here my brother.

Scott

July 14, 2008

today is the day you died, my heart is still filled with the feelings of hurt and loss. i miss you soo so much. i passed the place where your accident happened twice this week and i cant help but break down. i think about you every day. Every time im in New Orleans it makes me want to be able to spend the day with you and i cant. god i miss you.

Katie McCann
Cousin

July 14, 2008

Never forgotten! I can't believe four years have pased since that fateful day. Your great sense of humor and big smile are greatly missed. It gives me comfort knowing you are with our fallen brothers and sisters watching over us. You and your loved ones are in my thoughts and prayers. We miss you brother.

Sergeant Scott Monaco
New Orleans Police Department

July 14, 2008

Rest in peace, Sir! You will never be forgotten.

Police Officer

June 29, 2008

Sgt. George Tessier
U.S. Army
Military Police Corps

Jorge

Just dropping you a note to thank you for giving your all in service to your community & country.

Memorial Day is not the great holiday it used to be without my best friend around to celebrate it with. Still missing you and fondly recalling all the fun times we had over the years.

Scott

Scott Zantjer

May 26, 2008

Officer Tessier your work on this Earth as we know it is done. You are in God's Hands now brother. May you rest in peace

SGT. Daryl Brewer
Clarksville Police Dept. Clarksville, Tennessee

May 26, 2008

Hey my boy!
Man, so much has been going on...but I am sure you have been watching. I could not think of a better person to be my Guardian Angel. Sometimes on the interstate I can almost feel you right there with me. I can still see your eyes from that morning...I'm sorry brother, my dad and I tried. Stay with me. Some of us still need you on the street. Love you, Brother. Baby Joe.

Trooper Joe Maumus III
Louisiana State Police/Friend

May 13, 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
Sergeant
Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
Copyright © 1999 - All Rights Reserved
and may not be duplicated without permission

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

February 10, 2008

hey my brother, just thought i'd say hello, and let you know i still miss having our lunch or coffee together.
oh, and capt. bouyelas and capt. paisant cheated me out of the fantasy football league championship this year!
later, my brother..... tee

tee defillo
nopd

February 7, 2008

Justr thinking about you Baby Boy.

Love,

Sue Bee

Susan Kronberg
Sister

November 4, 2007

Man, how I still miss you George. I still laugh and have great memories on how much fun we had together. When Katrina hit, I wish you had been with us. Even in that gloomiest hour, you would have been a light shining, making others feel so much better.

You're 40 years old now. The legacy you left behind words alone can't describe, but we still think of you.

Love you and still miss you. :(

Derek Canatella

October 4, 2007

Miss ya, Bro. I know you're watching over us all.

S. Doucette

September 14, 2007

It is hard to believe that it has been over three years since your accident. I can't use the word gone, because you are always here in our thoughts, prayers, and memories.... I look forward to the day we can see each other again.....

Kenny Watzke
NOPD

August 24, 2007

Hey George! I sure miss you and just wanted to let you know I am thinking about you.

Sergeant Troy Williams
New Orleans Police Department

August 22, 2007

Well it has been three years since you wee taken from us and it isn't getting any better. Your birthday, my birthday and the various other celebrations this time of year will never be the same. I miss you more than I can say. Scott and his son Zach were here for a few days. I can tell you that your friend does miss you. You are in my heart and in my soul. Until we meet again...

Sue B.

Susan Kronberg
Sister

July 30, 2007

Officer Tessier-
Today marks the third anniversary of your EOW. We are remembering you, your family, friends and your department at this time. Thank you for your service.

Pennsylvania citizen

July 14, 2007

Most people have excellent birthday memories, unfortunatly you were called home on my birthday. Its that time of the year again, and I just wanted to tell you and your family you have not been forgotten.

Rest in peace brother.

Matt
New Orleans Police Dept

July 10, 2007

Jorge

Oh how I wish you were here to celebrate your birthday today. I would have spared no expense to celebrate the dreaded big 40 with you.

Can't begin to tell you how much I still think of you on a daily basis, couldn't even sleep last night knowing it was the eve of your birthday and thinking about all the fun we had over the years. Stayed with your Mom and Susan back in March, Susan and I went to Tony Roma for dinner one night and were laughing about how you and I would go from one Tony Roma to another for the free birthday meal. Three years gone and you are still cracking me up and making me tear up at the same time.

You are not forgotten and you are still my best friend.

I love ya brother!

Scott Zantjer

July 10, 2007

Hi, my name is John. I have left a meesage before and I'm leaving another.

It's been just about 2yr now and it still feels like yesterday that he left and to this day I still think about him. Everyday i drive passed that spot and everyday I tell him " I mess you Buddy." even my kids talk about him. If you walked into my home today you would see his picture greating you.

My life has changed in everyway..And at time's i know hes talking and looking out for me and my family.

I do love ya, always have and always will..

Netto

John Netto
Orleans Parish Sheriff's office

June 5, 2007

Hey Little Brother,

Just can't seem to shake you from my mind. Everytime I close my eyes I see you. I know you are in a better place, but that doesn't make it easier. I love and miss you more than any words could ever say. Until we meet again....

Love,

Sue B.

Susan Kronberg

May 1, 2007

hey dude, what up? miss you brother. tee

terrell defillo
nopd

April 3, 2007

Its been 3 years now george and i still think about you. i wish you were still here, then i can see your crazy butt do some more of your goofy things. jeez i miss you soo much. = / i bet God is having one great time with you. cant wait to see you!

Katie McCann
cousin

February 9, 2007

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