Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer Robert Carey Deckard, Jr.

San Antonio Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Friday, December 20, 2013

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Reflections for Police Officer Robert Carey Deckard, Jr.

God Bless you Officer Deckard and thank you for your service to protect the citizens of San Antonio. My heart goes out to your family, friends and partners. I know how it feels to lose a partner, I lost one in 1971 and it's still in my mind today. Rest In Peace!

Detective III Edward L. Burrow
Los Angeles Police Department (Ret.)

December 20, 2013

Prayers to his wife and kids and all his brothers and sisters in the deaprtment.

The righteous perishes,
And no man takes it to heart;
Merciful men are taken away,
While no one considers
That the righteous is taken away from evil.
He shall enter into peace;
They shall rest in their beds,
Each one walking in his uprightness.-Isaiah 57

Chaplain Louie Tropf
Indian River County Sheriff's Department

December 20, 2013

We are praying fro the family and the LEO family.
Rest in peace brother, we will stand the watch.

Captain Rob Gant
Seward County Sheriff's Office Liberal Kansas

December 20, 2013

Rest at peace Officer Deckard. You have served your community and county above and beyond.

To the surviving Deckhard Family, know all of you are in our prayers, thoughts and hearts as you travel down a difficult path these next several days, weeks and months.

May the Devine hold you all in the palm of His hands for evermore.

Peace.

Daniel McGuire, President
CISM Perspectives

December 20, 2013

Thoughts and Prayers are with your family and Department.
Rest In Peace Brother!

Sgt. Chris L. Corteville (Ret)
Berrien County Sheriff, St Joseph, Michigan

December 20, 2013

I am so sorry for your loss. I've included him in my prayers every day since I heard about this. His family and friends will remain in my prayers during this most difficult time. I will shed tears for your loss, too. This will also be my first Christmas without my father, who was a retired police officer. I hope you find peace in your good memories of your husband, father, and brother in blue. There will always be an angel in heaven watching over you.

M. Kurtz

December 20, 2013

Rest in Peace Brother in Blue! My condolences to SAPD and the family left behind...

PO Efrain Melendez #9412
Dallas PD

December 20, 2013

Prayers for your family, friends and coworkers.i know they will all be supported by everyday citizens and others that have been through this trauma. To the family: take one day at a time.His legacy will continue.

Amy Conaghan
sister of CCPD officer Matthew The beau eow 20Jan08

December 20, 2013

God Bless your soul.

Sgt Jim Russo

December 20, 2013

I am so saddened for his family. Truly a hero who sacrificed his life while keeping us safe.

Laure May
Mom to Police Officer

December 20, 2013

May God provide you rest and may he wrap his loving arms around your family and friends and give them peace.

Chief Michael Gromatzky
Collin College Police

December 20, 2013

Another "Hero" taken.
You helped make this world a safer place to live.
May God grant you eternal peace.
Prayers to your loved ones and to your department.

Det. (Ret) Billy Russo
Nassau County Police Department, NY

December 20, 2013

Rest in peace officer. Thank you for your dedication and service. Thoughts and prayers to your family, friends and fellow officers.

David

December 20, 2013

Prayers for this officer, his family and department. Thank you for your service to the community I grew up in, San Antonio. Your sacrifice will not be forgotten. Rest in peace, Sir. Your work here is done.

Anne M. Beitel
Mother of Officer Milburn Beitel, EOW 10/8/09 LVMPD

December 20, 2013

Officer Deckard - Your fellow officers and immediate family have my deepest sympathy. May you rest in peace !

Det. (ret) Richard Burger
Fond du Lac Wi City Police Dept.

December 20, 2013

Thank you for your service, Officer Deckard. Rest in Paradise. Prayers to your family and friends. Stay safe out there, officers. Thank you for putting yourselves on the lines.

Lori
A thankful citizen

December 20, 2013

God bless you. Its a shame the only thing that happened to them is they got caught when you paid the ultimate price. There is never a good time to pay this price, but this time of year is always more difficult for the family. You are now in a position to look down on your family and protect them from above.

"Thank you" is never enough to say for doing your part in making the world a safer place. God bless you brother-in-blue.

Officer Gary Coslop #547
LPD

December 20, 2013

Blessed are the peacemakers,
For they shall be called sons of God...Mathew 5:9 KJV

Wife of Sgt. Steven Koenning
Burnet Sheriffs Office

December 20, 2013

May God bless you and your family...May we never forget those who gave their lives in the line of duty.

Detective B. Raichert
Corpus Christi Police Department

December 20, 2013

Rest in peace my brother in blue. Evil will never prosper as long as brave men such as yourself stand for good.

I hope in time your family and agency find peace in your passing.

Police Officer II D. Vaquero
San Diego Police Department

December 20, 2013

Rest in peace my brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your family and the San Antonio Police Department.

James J. Scanlon (Retired CPD)
North American SWAT Training Assoc.

December 20, 2013

The Blue line got thinner and stronger brother, rest in peace.

Patrol
Hillview Police Department

December 20, 2013

Thank you for your service, Sir.

Myers Deputy
North Carolina

December 20, 2013

RIP Brother and much gratitude to your family for continuing your legacy of giving and sacrafice for the greater good of society. You will live on through your friends and families memories and through lives you've now touched through organ donation.

PO Robinson
RPD

December 20, 2013

My heartfelt sympathies to Officer Decker's family and the San Antonio PD. Officer Decker, thank you for your selfless service to protect and serve. May God wrap you in His arms and welcome you to your heavenly reward.

Linda Topping
Wife of Police Chief

December 20, 2013

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