Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Supervisory Special Agent Gregory J. Rahoi

United States Department of Justice - Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Government

End of Watch Wednesday, December 6, 2006

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Reflections for Supervisory Special Agent Gregory J. Rahoi

RIP Greg! Thank you for being a wonderful neighbor and an amazing role model! Every time I have a buckeye, I think of you (the other ones aren't nearly as good as yours were)!

Katie

August 21, 2021

I want to say that I never knew Supervisory Special Agent Rahoi, although I very much wish that I had. I’m not a cop or an FBI agent, but out of curiosity I looked at the Hostage Rescue Team page on Wikipedia once and took note of the “Casualties” section. When I read details of who Agent Rahoi was, I almost couldn’t believe it. Prior to joining the Bureau, not only was the man a police officer, but a trained paramedic and firefighter in addition to having a law degree. Even with all of the time that those endeavors must have taken, he still managed to get hired by the Bureau before he was 30 years old!

And as if simply being an FBI agent weren’t enough of an accomplishment, the man joined the renowned Hostage Rescue Team, this country’s most elite tactical unit outside the military. And he didn’t just serve stateside, he deployed several times to Iraq; no doubt this man was driven to go far above what was required of him. He was one of the elite few who are sent in to rescue innocents when a situation spirals out of control. How many of us could have that level of courage to knowingly go into life-or-death scenarios on a regular basis?

I never knew this man, though as I look at the experience he had and the things he did while he was here, I’m reminded that some among us are capable of being truly great. I’m someone who has often contemplated joining the military and/or federal law enforcement, because I feel the need to serve in some way. I don’t know that I could ever be a fraction of the man that Agent Rahoi was, but I know that I’m a better man for having been made aware of who he was and what he did while he was here.

Rest In Peace, Greg. Perhaps I’ll meet you someday. I hope that I’ll be a man worthy of standing by your side.

John Soares
Someone Who Wishes I Had Known Him

December 10, 2020

Supervisory Special Agent Rahoi rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

September 24, 2019

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

Retired Wisconsin L.E.O.

December 6, 2018

Supervisory Special Agent Gregory J. Rahoi will never be forgotten. I thank him for his service to our great nation. May his soul rest in Heaven, and may God bless his family.

First Sergeant Thomas Webb (Retired)
New York State Police

March 24, 2018

Rest In Peace Brother. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

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

December 6, 2017

Hard to believe it's 10 years.

a friend

December 6, 2016

My Dearest Greg,

Thinking of you today on your birthday and of how much I miss you...wishing I could see your smile and hear you laugh again.

Happy Birthday honey!
I love you,
Paula

Paula
Greg’s Fiancé

September 7, 2015

8 years have passed since we lost you. You are thought of and missed daily.

Jill
FBI

December 8, 2014

My dearest Greg~

Today was a beautiful day and a perfect day for your Birthday. What I would give to be able to spend the day celebrating with you. I’m thinking of you today, as always, and missing you more than I ever thought possible.

Happy Birthday honey~
I love you – Always!!
Paula

Paula
Greg’s Fiancé

September 7, 2014

Hard to believe it's been seven years. You are missed! Didn't see any deer this year, so you didn't miss anything. And Jill spelled Chicago wrong on her post.

Kenny Asselin

December 6, 2013

7 years ago today you were taken from us. Still miss you so much and think of you every day.

Jill Kasper
FBI Chucago

December 6, 2013

We miss you Greg... You were provided sound and valuable experience to the City of Middleton Emergency Medical Services. You came up and served a weekend at a time and brought your experience, humor, stories, and a wonderful personality. I hope you have found peace.

Former MEMS EMT-B
Middleton EMS

February 5, 2013

SSA Rahoi-

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. You joined Madison PD with my father on Valentine's Day 1994, and he always spoke fondly of your enthusiasm and dedication. As a young officer, I try to continue and emulate what you stood for. Thank you and God bless.

PO Mackenzie Koster
City of West Bend PD

December 16, 2012

Six years feels like yesterday....

Rick & Gail

December 6, 2012

6Years have passed and you are missed ike it was yesterday. You will never be forgotten.

Jill

December 6, 2012

My Dearest Greg~

I can’t believe that it was six years ago that I received the phone call that changed my life forever. Not a day goes by that I don’t think of you and wonder what our life together would have been like. I’m so grateful for the time that we had together but miss you more than words can express. You will forever be in my heart.

I love you~
Always~
Paula

Paula
Greg’s Fiancé

December 6, 2012

6 years ago i didn't think that you would be gone today. Not a day goes by that i don't think about you and how much you influenced me in the short 9 years we got to spend together. I look up to you in every way and you inspire me to become a better person. When I was little i told you i was going to work hard at basketball and I have. My game tomorrow is dedicated to you. I miss you more than anything and couldn't be prouder to call you my uncle. I can't wait to play you one on one when I get up there in heaven. Love and miss you lots.

Niece

December 6, 2012

Never forgotten

Sgt. Kelly Donahue
Madison Police Department

December 6, 2012

We miss you brother!

Officer J Lofy
Shorewood PD / New Berlin PD

December 6, 2012

Happy birthday buddy. You are truly missed. Hope you and your dad are celebrating your b-day in the clouds.

Kenny Asselin

September 7, 2012

SSA Rahoi - Today, Hammer Down Crossfit kicks ass in honor of your bravery and sacrifice. Rest in Peace and may God bless your family and fiance.

SSA AH
FBIHQ

February 5, 2012

SSA Rahoi,

I wanted you to know that my NAC 11-12 chose you as our class martyr.

For your service, for your patriotism, and for the common love of liberty, I offer my salute and commitment to emulate the example you set for us.

You seem like the kind of man who would wear a kick ass belt buckle, so we made one for you. It recalls portions of Theodore Roosevelt's "Citizenship in a Republic" speech at the Sorbonne in 1910. While, I did not know you personally, I do know that you are the quintessential man in the arena.

To your family, fiancee and friends, we offer our condolences and gratitude.

NAT Henry, Joshua
FBI NAC 11-12. Volunteer firefighter, Monona WI. Soldier.

January 15, 2012

Though of you the other day. It still seems unreal. We miss you old man.

Brad Pittman EMT-P, CTM
Classmate, MCG Paramedic Program

December 18, 2011

Thinking of you today and how you are missed by many, and remembered for your exemplary life. Rest in peace.

FORMER FBI SA
WFO

December 6, 2011

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