Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Trooper Taylor Joseph Thyfault

Colorado State Patrol, Colorado

End of Watch Saturday, May 23, 2015

Leave a Reflection

Reflections for Trooper Taylor Joseph Thyfault

The Lord took you too soon. You are and always will be an inspiration to your fellows soldiers, LEOs, and your family. Thank you for your service and may you rest in peace.

Ramona Koonce
LNC, USN Retired

June 7, 2015

Thank you for your dedication, devotion, and sadly paying the ultimate price. Your service will never be forgotten. Prayers for your family during this time in their lives.

Retired Police Offier Bob Lester
Midland, Texas Police Department

June 7, 2015

God bless Brother... prayers and condolences to your friends and family..

Ofc David Rader
KY STATE POLICE/ COMMERCIAL VEHICL ENFORCEMENT

June 6, 2015

Rest easy brother we got the watch from here

Recruit Joseph Peterson
SDHP

June 6, 2015

Rest in peace Trooper.

Officer Aaron Sparks
Newbury Police Department (NH)

June 5, 2015

Rest easy, brother, til we meet in Valhall.

LCpl Charles Duus
USMC

June 4, 2015

Rest in peace Brother we have the watch from here. May God Bless your Family and Friends.

Officer A. OROZCO
ADOT/ECD

June 4, 2015

Trooper Taylor Thyfault and to all of your First Responder and Military colleagues, past, present and future, the daily sacrifices and risks that you accept, especially the most Ultimate Sacrifice possible, these are why you all have become so precious to us, the grateful public. We must continue to endeavor never to take your lives and duties, for granted.
God Bless You All

grateful citizen

June 2, 2015

Trooper Thyfault - I attended your celebration of life, last week. I felt bad for your family and then I felt bad for the rest of us, who will never get to meet someone like you. You crammed so much living into just 21 years. Thanks for your most recent service to the people of Colorado, and thank you for your service to our nation as a soldier. May God grant you eternal rest and may His perpetual light shine upon you.

Sgt. K. Moreland
Arapahoe Comm. College PD (LAPD Ret.)

June 2, 2015

Thank you for your service to your community, and also country! May you rest in peace! May God bless your family, department and community during this tragic time.

Police officer Alex Cordova's wife Brian
Rio Rancho police department, NM

June 2, 2015

I feel how weak and fruitless must be any word of mine which should attempt to beguile you from the grief of a loss so overwhelming. But I cannot refrain from tendering you the consolation that may be found in the thanks of the Republic they died to save. I pray that our Heavenly Father may assuage the anguish of your bereavement, and leave you only the cherished memory of the loved and lost, and the solemn pride that must be yours to have laid so costly a sacrifice upon the altar of freedom.

Yours, very sincerely and respectfully,

Abraham Lincoln

Sgt E. Kemmer #142
Nevada Highway Patrol

June 2, 2015

My sincere condolences to Trooper Thyfault's family and to the family of his partner. I will pray for both families and both troopers. I'm getting sicker by the day with what seems to be a constant story about another fallen officer. We really live in a violent world. God bless all of my brothers and sisters in the police departments throughout the country. I pray that God will protect them as they do their jobs.

Robert Swan, Captain (Retired)
Miami-Dade Police Department

June 2, 2015

The law enforcement community is deeply saddened by the untimely passing of Trooper Taylor Thyfault. Our deepest sympathies and prayers go to the family, friends, and coworkers of Trooper Thyfault. We thank him for his service, may his soul rest in peace.

Zone Five Academy Session 58
New York State Zone Five Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy

June 2, 2015

Thank you for your service and dedication. You are a hero! Rest in peace brother.

Cpl. M. Davis #2614
Prince George's County Police

June 2, 2015

Rest in Peace my brother, your watch is over. I salute you.
My thoughts and prayers are with your family, friends, and all my brothers and sisters of the Colorado State Patrol.

GODSPEED

Officer B. Ruth Retired
Baltimore County Police Department

June 2, 2015

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AND SACRIFICE.

REST IN PEACE

Retired TFC Theresa Medcalf
Ga Dept of Public Safety

June 1, 2015

My heart is heavy when I read bad news like this.One day on the job.May God rest his soul.

No rank
Private

June 1, 2015

Gone before he really got to enjoy the job. Very sad. Like most of us, we knew we wanted to join the military and knew we wanted to be cops. It is a calling. Trooper Thyfault answered his calling, but was denied the right to enjoy the excitement and everything that goes with those first several years on the job. Prayers to his family.

Lieutenant Michael Magiera
Dallas Police Department

June 1, 2015

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AND SACRIFICE. REST IN PEACE.

POLICE OFFICER
NAPERVILLE IL POLICE DEPT

June 1, 2015

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. My condolences to your family, friends and coworkers of the Colorado State Patrol. May you rest in peace.

Palm. William F. Shields
Federal Reserve Police/Philadelphia - Retired/Haverford Police

June 1, 2015

Trooper Thyfault, Thank you for your Service to our country, and thank you for aspiring to continue to serve as a Trooper. I know that you would have been awesome! To Trooper Thyfault's loved ones I am so very sorry for your loss.

Kaye Bills, Caring Private Citizen,
Grateful to ALL who had the Courage to Serve and made
" The Ultimate Sacrifice!"
Rest In Peace!

June 1, 2015

Rest In Peace Brother.

Det. Andreoli
NYPD-108pct

June 1, 2015

Rest in peace brother. Thoughts are with your family both blue and blood during this difficult time. Thank you Trooper Thyfault for your service and dedication to your country.

Sergeant David Post
Reno County Sheriff's Office Hutchinson, KS

June 1, 2015

Trooper Thyfault,
Thank you for your service to our nation. All I can offer are my prayers, thanks and respect.
Though those that love you will argue, perhaps it is better to live one day as a lion, that a life time as a lamb.
Perhaps God needs you more in the eternal battle to retain Heaven. With deepest respect, thanks and sadness.
May you dwell in The House Of The Lord.
Dear Almighty God; please restore our faith.

Civilian Volunteer
Los Angeles Police Department

June 1, 2015

Life is short,but oh so sweet, GOD Bless the family of this would have been a great tooper,no let me say a GREAT TROOPER, MAY YOUR FAMILY FIND COMFORT IN THE WORD.
GOD BLESS ALL.

R/Capt. Wayne Bkankinchip
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, Jax. FL.

June 1, 2015

Want even more control of your Reflection? Create a free ODMP account now for these benefits:

  • Quick access to your heroes
  • Reflections published quicker
  • Save a Reflection signature
  • View, edit or delete any Reflection you've left in the past

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now.