Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Special Agent Aaron Garcia

Union Pacific Railroad Police Department, Railroad Police

End of Watch Wednesday, May 7, 2008

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Reflections for Special Agent Aaron Garcia

Special Agent Garcia, thank you for helping to protect one of America's greatest assets, it's railroads. It's now been 13 years since your sacrifice and you have not been forgotten, Brother.

God Bless and may you forever rest in peace.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

May 7, 2021

Rest easy

Mark Mottola

May 8, 2020

Rest in peace Special Agent Garcia.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

March 28, 2019

Ten years ago today my life changed here in the RMCC (Police Dispatch) I remember our last words we spoke and if I had known that would be the last time I heard from you I would have kept talking to you. I remember the incident like it just happened, its like a never ending recording. Every year I wear my remembrance band in your honor, miss you brother! R.I.P
May 7, 2018

Don 'Mac' McDonough
Police Dispatch - RMCC - Union Pacific Railroad

May 7, 2018

Aaron,

My brother,

It seems like yesterday when you took me under your wing. Thank you for all your teachings. I will never forget you. I miss you.

Cpl. Abel Heredia
Imperial Police Department

May 7, 2017

Agent Garcia -

In honor of your day I once again wear the honor bracelet in recognition to your service and passing of my friend. God Bless Aaron!

Don 'Mac' McDonough
UPRR RMCC Police Dispatch

May 7, 2017

Rest in Peace Special Agent Aaron Garcia. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting America's steel roadways.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and Co-Workers.

Amen

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas

May 7, 2016

Agent Garcia,

I had the honor and pleasure of researching your name in a class I recently participated in called Blue Courage. You Sir, are truly an example of what nobility in policing means. You left your mark for others to follow and obviously had a positive impact on those that served with you. You are gone but not forgotten. May God continue to bless your family, friends, and brothers/sisters in blue.

Agent Tamika Ross
Oklahoma Department of Corrections

September 18, 2014

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

Marshal Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

May 24, 2013

Agent Garcia,
Sir, even though it has been 5 years since your End of Watch you are still honored and remembered every day. I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice. And to your family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
U.S. Border Patrol

May 10, 2013

Aaron you are still missed my friend !

Godblees the family,
Mac
RMCC Union Pacific Police Department

Communication Specialist II - 'Mac'
Union Pacific Police Department-RMCC

May 7, 2013

my heart and prayers goes to family garcia. Agent Garcia you will never be forgotten

Campus Safety Officer J. Perez
Imperial Valley College

February 4, 2012

God bless agent Garcia and his family. I have never met you, but have traveled the area you patrolled several times. Thank you for your service. Always remembered.

Officer
MN Police Department

January 17, 2012

Special Agent Garcia,

You will not be forgotten my friend, a candle will be lit in honor of you sir on May 13th and a Special Rosary prayer will be said in your honor.
God bless!

Don 'Mac' McDonough
RMCC - II

Don 'Mac' McDonough
RMCC - Union Pacific Police Department

May 9, 2010

Another year has passed and you are still admired and respectfully remembered in the hearts and minds of so many. My thoughts and prayers are with your loved ones and friends on this anniversary of your EOW. You will never be forgotten.

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

May 7, 2010

You have not been forgotten. Thinking of you and all of your loved ones.

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

May 7, 2010

To Special Agent Aaron Garcia, his family and his fellow officers with the Union Pacific Railroad Police Department:

Our heartfelt thoughts are with you on the anniversary of Special Agent Garcia’s tragic death and we honor him for his valor and sacrifice to the community. Rest in Peace, Special Agent Garcia and thank you for your service.

Wives Behind The Badge, Inc.
Members and Staff

May 7, 2009

The wicked flee where no man pursueth, but the righteous are bold as a lion
Proverbs 28:1

God bless you and all who mourn you. May God give them the strength to carry on. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

To Special Agent Garcias' children: May God bless you and give you the strength to survive this. Your dad is and always will be a hero. He will never be forgotten. You are in the thoughts and prayers of many.

Friend of Off. Kris Fairbanks RIP 9-20-08

K.L.

February 28, 2009

To The Family and Loved Ones of Aaron Garcia:
My name is Keith Johns. I lived in the City of Indio,Ca. for 30 years and am a real big train and railroad fan. I used to travel alot along the railroad tracks to watch, photograph, listen and talk to the railroad people. I had met with Mr. Garcia on many occasions while he was performing his duties as a Special Agent. He was always a good person to me and always treated me with respect. I always tried to do the same for him. I would see him anywhere from Palm Springs over towards Yuma, Az. He always remembered me from the Blue Toyota 4-Wheel Drive Truck that I own. I was very sad to hear about his unfortuniate accident. He was a special and nice person to me even though I did not work for the railroad! May God Bless He and His Family.
Keith Johns [email protected]

Keith Johns
Brief Friend, Train Fan

January 12, 2009

I love you daddy so much that i dident want you to leave

lucy garcia
daughter

December 22, 2008

To those who loved Agent Garcia, my heart goes to you all. Know that you're not alone in this journey you walk. I lost my fiance in the line of duty January 2003 and my world was forever changed. It's been a long hard road, and even as time as gone forward, and I've found many reasons and ways to smile, I still have not forgotten the man that he was. Dennis was a beautiful person and he forever has a part of my heart, just as I'm sure Aaron will always be a part of yours.

It takes a special person to put their lives on the line everyday to make this world a little safer for us all. I know many of these men never would've thought of themselves as "heroes" but they were in so many ways. It's sad that it they had to lose their lives for some of us to see that. Having said that, thank you Agent Garcia for helping to make this world a better place. You will not be forgotten here in Winnipeg. I know this isn't a very manly thing to do, but if you happen to run into Dennis up there, please give him a big hug for the kids and I. Dennis was a good man and we miss him more than words can say.

Wishing those who loved you brighter and better days,


Jocelyne

"Forever Remembering 26-3"

Jocelyne Brar (Winnipeg, MB Canada)
Fiancee of Deputy Dennis R. McElderry (EOW: 01/03/03)

August 8, 2008

i remember you and i tickled eachother and wen u were asleep i got on u n mi sista too........
i misss u sooo much...
i wish u r were here to see mi swin and i wish u could hit ayde bc her parents dont give her tough love like u did.....<3
i lov u i miss u
i wish u could of gone wit us to sea world
and pliz love mi how i love u rite now...i miss u
and i see u up in heaven wen i die.....
wen i see u up in heaven i will give u a big hug and kiss...
a lovely memory....of......lucy's great daddy
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dizz is from ayde...i freakin love u
mi n lucy will miss u 4ever & ever.....

lucy
daughter

July 8, 2008

Aaron,
We miss you very much.It's so hard to really believe that you left us, but your in a better place, taking care of us! My heart goes out to all the Garcia family. My prayers are still with you.

Cynthia
friend

July 8, 2008

i miss soooooooooo much...i wish u were still here to talk to me and help me wit all the stuff u helped mi wit....u ment sooo much to mi even tho i never told u.i hate how i didnt have a chance to tell u good-bye.....i remember the last time we saw eachother was at mi house and we were watchin tv and i told u if u could help me on something in the computer and u hlped me......i remember all the good times we had like how we would always watch movies at your house..i wonder why u left...i remember wen we used to laugh together but i dont remember why we used to laugh but it was still funny.....if u were here i would tell u I LOVE YOU....wellll, that is all i can say 4 now......

i will always remember u....<3
i luv u sooo much....

ayde
neice

July 6, 2008

Thank-you my brother in blue.

Deputy
Franklin County, PA Sheriff's Office

June 25, 2008

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