Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer James Melvin Feltis, III

United States Department of Defense - Pentagon Force Protection Agency, U.S. Government

End of Watch Monday, February 14, 2005

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Reflections for Police Officer James Melvin Feltis, III

Rest easy

Mark Mottola

February 14, 2020

Rest in peace Officer Feltis.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

November 2, 2019

May his soul continue to rest in peace.

Sam Leigh
Former US Pentagon Police Officer

April 23, 2019

I reflect on your memorial at the Police Department on a daily basis. Rest In Peace brother.

Officer Jason McGowan
Pentagon Police Department

February 18, 2018

Rest in peace brother.

Lieutenant Ray Flores
NYPD (retired)

February 15, 2018

Rest in Peace Brother...

Sam Leigh (Former Federal Police Officer, PFPA)

August 23, 2017

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

June 7, 2017

All of us who are still here salute you my brother. Rest in Peace.

Lieutenant Ray Flores (Ret.)

February 14, 2017

There is not a day that goes by that I don't remember the events of the morning of January 11, 2005. James you are always in my thoughts. How things could have been different.

God Bless and keep you James.

God Bless Mary and Mary Elizabeth. Rest in peace James.


April 18, 2016

Officer Feltis, We whose task it is to guard and defend the defenders of our nations are often forgotten in "the great scheme of things" it is fitting that you and your sacrifice will never be forgotten. RIP brother.

Const 3232 Kevin Richards (Retd.)
MoD Police U.K.

July 14, 2014

remembering a fellow guardian of the defence estate...from a civilian security officer of the ministry of defence police & guarding agency of the united kingdom...godbless & R.I.P.

ministry of defence & guarding agency

February 20, 2013

Thank you for your service and for helping to make America a safer place.

Deputy Brian Jones
Boulder County Sheriff's Office, CO

December 30, 2012

Officer Feltis,
Just stopping in as I think about your daughter today. We had another wonderful week at camp this summer. I was blessed to spend it as your daughters mentor. We has a really special week again this year. What a wonderful, compassionate, smart and beautiful young woman she is. You are a constant and loving memory for her. God bless and please continue to watch over us.

Sgt Kelly Donahue
Madison PD

September 23, 2012

Seven years have passed since James EOW. Life moves on and we adapt to the changes. Missing James in our lives is one thing will never change for us.

Mary Feltis

February 15, 2012

Remembering Jim today with honor and reverence on this seventh anniversary day. Thanks to your family and friends for leaving such loving reflections as it allows others to learn what an amazing man you were. I am sure you would be proud of all the hard work. Your family is in my heart's embrace today

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05

February 14, 2012

On behalf of all of us that worked with Officer Feltis after the 9/11 attacks, I would like to extend my heartfelt sympathy to Mrs. Feltis and the rest of his family and friends.

RIP Buddy

Jeff Campbell
144th MPC

September 30, 2011

Officer Feltis,

I had the honor of spending the week with your Daughter and wife at COPS Kids Camp this week. Your memory lives on in the lives of those who love you. Your daughter is an amazing young woman. She has a heart of gold and is a sensitive and caring young woman. No doubt a tribute to you and your wife and the love your family shared.

I am inspired by the strength of those you left behind and their love and dedication to you, and others, who have made the ultimate sacrifice. God Bless you and keep you close to Him and your family. Rest in Peace Sir and thank you for your service.

Kelly Donahue

Sgt Kelly Donahue
COPS Kids Camp Mentor

July 31, 2011

Today would have been our 25th wedding anniversary. James continues to be loved and greatly missed from our lives. We are blessed to be surrounded by so many wonderful people some we knew before 11 January 2005 and other that came into our lives at your injury and passing. James would be so proud of our daughter she is growing up to be a strong, confident, and caring young lady. You will never be forgotten.
Much Love, Mary

Mary Felits
Wife of Officer James Feltis III

May 17, 2011

Officer Feltis, it has been six years since your passing and the scars from your death still run deep. We think of you often and are reminded of our loss as we enter the roll call room each day. Our agency has grown and our mission has expanded in the years since you left us. I think you would be proud of how far we have come. We miss you brother!

Lieutenant Bruce N. Lieb
U.S. Pentagon Police

February 16, 2011

Such a tragic loss. I remember you today sir. My heart goes out to those who love and miss you.

Constable Amanda Pandolfi #1249
York Regional Police, Ontario Canada

February 14, 2011

Remembering you and your family on the sixth anniversary of your EOW.
Leanne Heggen Eckstein,
Virginia Concerns of Police Survivors

Leanne Heggen-Eckstein
Surviving wife of SA E.M. Heggen, USACIDC

February 13, 2011

Mary I served with Jim at the Pentagon until moving back home to PA. in 2008.. I just want you to know that you guys are still in my prayers......

Dauphin County Sheriff's Dept.

December 24, 2010

Dear Mary,

Please know that James and your family remain in our thoughts regularly. We remember that James's intention on January 11 was to protect the public as he did throughout his career. We also remember the huge sacrifice that you and Mary Elizabeth have made and while we honor you all during this week of remembrance, please know that we remember you during the entire year.

Erik Barnett

Erik Barnett

May 10, 2010

Officer Feltis-

I'll be returning to the Pentagon on Wednesday to welcome all of the riders from Law Enforcement United. The arrival ceremony will be held only a few hundred yards from where you were taken from us. I was at the Pentagon that fateful day and will always remember the sacrifice you made in protecting everyone who worked and visited there.

You will never be forgotten.

Chris Cosgriff

Chris Cosgriff, Chairman
The Officer Down Memorial Page, Inc.

May 10, 2010

My thoughts and prayers are with your loved ones and friends on this anniversary 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

February 15, 2010

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