Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Police Officer William Allen Mathews

Wayzata Police Department, Minnesota

End of Watch Friday, September 8, 2017

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Reflections for Police Officer William Allen Mathews

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Officer Mathews. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Wayzata Police Department.

U.S. Postal Inspector Scott Horne
U.S. Postal Inspection Service

September 9, 2017

Rest In Peace.

Police Officer Mike O'Connor
Branford CT PD

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace Officer Mathews!
You will not be forgotten!

Willie Bell Hopewell VA!
Friend Of All Law Enforcement Officers!

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace my brother

Retired Sergeant Thomas Roy
Sauk Rapids PD MN

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace brother and thank you for your service. As you join our brothers and sisters in the hall of heroes, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Vires et Honorem

PTLM Frank Kapusta Retired
Mohawk PD

September 9, 2017

Rest in piece.. thank you for all you’ve done. Prayers are sent out towards your family.

Civilian Ethan Ross

September 9, 2017

My prayers are with Officer Matthews' family and friends! May God be with you all! Thank you for your service sir. May you Rest In Peace

Survivor Melanie Richardson
Lafayette county Arkansas Sheriff's Office

September 9, 2017

On behalf of the citizens of Duluth and the Duluth Police Department, we send our most sincere condolences for the loss of Officer William Mathews who dutifully served the citizens of the great state of Minnesota and citizens of Wayzata. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends and brothers and sisters of law enforcement. Thank you for your service and ultimate sacrifice so others can live in peace.

Chief of Police Mike Tusken
Duluth Police Department

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace Brother.

Lt. Arrend Hoopes
Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office Va.

September 9, 2017

So saddened to hear the news.

May you rest in peace after having served those around you. My thoughts are with you, your family, fellow officers and friends.

Reserve Police Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

September 9, 2017

Bill was the one of the kindest, caring and decent men on earth. He was always there to help a neighbor in need. Our hearts and love go out to his family during this most difficult time.

Lee & Lynn Bartlett

September 9, 2017



September 9, 2017

God be with your family and fellow officers. Our hearts ache at your tragic death.
Greater love has no man than this; to lay down his life for his brother. Every LEO makes that commitment every day. Thank you Officer William Mathews.

Chaplain Bill Roscoe
Canyon County Sheriffs Office

September 9, 2017

May you rest in peace, my brother in blue...

Retired Police Officer Greg Olson

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace Brother William, you are a True American Hero and will never be forgotten for your service and courage.

Son of G. Truman Wortham EOW 7/15/73

Assistant Chief Carl Wortham (retired)
Sand Springs OK PD

September 9, 2017

Prayers and condolences to the Mathews family. RIP brother.

Officer B. Alton
MIdlothian Police Department

September 9, 2017

My condolences and prayers to the family, friends and members of the Wayzata, Mn. Police Dept.. Officer Mathews, thank you for your service. God bless you. Rest in Peace.

Retired Leiut. Armen L. Hagopian
Highland Park Michigan Dept. of Public Safety. (Police Dept.)

September 9, 2017

RIP, Officer Mathews. Praying for you and your loved ones.

Officer C Curione
Rochester Police Department, NY

September 9, 2017

Rest in peace Brother....My thoughts are with your family, friends, and the members of the WPD during this most difficult and tragic time....

Lt. Joseph Ward, Ret
Jackson, NJ PD

September 9, 2017

Praying for peace and comfort today and in the days to come.

With deepest sympathy,

Rita Rocker, Deputy Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles

September 9, 2017

Thank you for your service.
Condolences and prayers for the family.
Rest in Peace brother.

Chief R. A. McCann
Armour College Police

September 9, 2017

My deepest condolences to the Mathews family, and my prayers are with you on this day. May God bless Officer William Mathews, and his family.

First Sergeant Tom Webb, Retired
New York State Police

September 9, 2017

Final Salute Officer Mathews, thank you for your service. You are a hero. Rest peacefully in the presence of God. We are praying for the family and fellow officers.

Former Patrol Sergeant
Johnny Allison
Wylie TX Police Dept

September 9, 2017

Every morning I go to my knees. During that time I pray Psalm 91 over all LEO’s and this prayer also:

“Lord, Be with all law enforcement officers. Keep them safe and free from harm. They are Your soldiers on the front line of the battle against evil. If one should fall this day - wrap their family in your loving arms. Surround them with Your angels, loving family, friends, neighbors and caring people to comfort them. Ease their pain. Help them to mourn well. In Jesus' name and for Your Glory, Amen.”

Feel His presence as God answers the prayers of many who have fallen to their knees on your behalf. Since the day of my son's death, I have carried every law enforcement officer and their family in my heart.

I have lifted your family to God every morning for over six years. I pray that William's life and death will bring glory to His name.

Trust those prayers. God is with you; He knows and will ease your pain.

Our faith helps us to see beyond the grave.

Pamela Hotsinpiller
Mother of
Deputy United States Marshal
Derek W. Hotsinpiller
EOW 2-16-2011

September 9, 2017

Rest In Peace...

Syracuse Police Dept, NY

September 9, 2017

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