Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff William Frederick Schuck, III

Oconee County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Sunday, February 7, 2010

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff William Frederick Schuck, III

Bill Shuck was one of the most humble and pleasant officers that I ever had the pleasure to work with. His uniform and equipment was always neat and professional. We responded to many calls together. He had a great personality, very intelligent and worked with ease through his field training. He loved his family and often spoke about caring for the animals on his family's farm. I am so very deeply saddened by his untimely death and my heart is with his family. I look forward to meeting them sometime. Bill Shuck will be greatly missed by everyone and the lives that he touched which includes mine.


February 8, 2010

You've fought the noble fight and now God has called you home. Return to Him in honor, my brother, and rest forever in peace. Thank you for your selfless sacrifice. You are my Hero!

Farmington PD New Mexico

February 8, 2010

Thank you for your service r.i.p my brother


February 8, 2010

Deputy Schuck, I know you will be watching your child from Heaven. My thoughts are with your family.

SSA Ellen Pierson

February 8, 2010

Our thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and co-workers of Deputy Schuck. God Bless him for his service to law enforcement. Rest in Peace sir, you will not be forgotten.

Sgt. Jim May (ret)
CMPD Charlotte, North Carolina

February 8, 2010

Our hearts and prayers go out to your family and friends in their time of sorrow. May God Bless and Rest in Peace!

Cpl DAvid Murphy

February 8, 2010

Thank you for your service. May God Bless you and your family. May he grant you eternal rest. May he also grant your family, friends, and co-workers the strength they need for the rough times ahead.

PO James McPartland Jr
Mount Vernon PD NY

February 8, 2010

Rest in Peace, Brother.

OFC B. Grajek

February 8, 2010

Rest In Peace Deputy. Know your fellow Deputies will take care of your wife and you soon to be child. My condolences to your Family and the Oconee County SO.

PO Fred Nordt
Lake Success PD, Long Island, NY

February 8, 2010



February 8, 2010

Deputy Schuck thank you for your service. May God Bless you and your family. Rest in Peace. You will not be forgotten!

Del Rio Police Department (Texas)

February 8, 2010

In Honor of your Sacrifice and for your family and friends, I salute you as a HERO!

"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

Richland County Sheriff's Department
Columbia, South Carolina
Used with Special Permission of the Author
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and may not be duplicated without permission
Investigator David L Bell
Richland County Sheriff's Dept., Columbia, SC

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

February 8, 2010

I am sorry to hear of this loss. May God hold your family in his arms. God Speed my Brother.

Asheboro PD NC

February 8, 2010

RIP Brother...

Ptlm. M. Thomas
Foster Twp. Police Dept (PA)

February 8, 2010

Rest in peace fellow officer. May Angels watch over your wife and child.

Sgt. Devin Holland
Franklin Police Department (NC)

February 8, 2010

Rest in Peace my Brother, God Bless you, your Family and your Dept.


February 8, 2010

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

K-9 Officer Tom Summ erville Jr
Eutaw Police Department

February 8, 2010

Brother,you will be missed.Bless your family and God speed.Thank you for your service.We now have the watch.

Deputy R. L. Matthews
Father of Deputy C. Brian Matthews EOW 9-30-05

February 8, 2010

Dep. Schuck Rest in Peace.

C.O. Stephen D. Celestino
Westchester County Dept. of Correction, NY

February 8, 2010



February 8, 2010

Thank you for your service and Sacrifice. Your family, friends and the Oconee SO will remain in my thoughts and prayers.

Rest easy Deputy

J Clendening #407
Glades County Sheriffs Office (FL)

February 8, 2010

Rest in peace....


February 8, 2010

I am sad to hear of another loss in the LEU community. My thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and co-workers of this young man.
Thank you for your service Deputy Schuck.

Catherine Callemyn Pres. NC COPS
Widow of Officer Charles J Callemyn EOW 2-17-07 Durham NC Police Dept

February 8, 2010

My family would like to send our condolences to the family, friends, and fellow co-workers of Deputy Sheriff William Schuck III~you're in our thoughts and prayers during this very difficult time. May God give you the strength to carry on and help heal your hearts. May you find comfort and support with those around you.
God bless you and rest in peace, Deputy Sheriff Schuck III.

Gail M. Pabst
Aunt of a fallen MI P.O. eow 2004

February 8, 2010

Rest in Eternal Peace dear Dept. Sheriff William F. Schuck111 of Oconee Cty Sheriff's Office, SC. You will never be forgotten. Thank you for your serive Sir, and God Speed while he cares for your family and gives comfort to your frinds and comrades. God Bless.

Margaret Hood
Citizen Watch

February 8, 2010

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