Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Joshua Bryan "LJ" Ryer, Jr.

Glascock County Sheriff's Office, Georgia

End of Watch Tuesday, January 29, 2019

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Joshua Bryan "LJ" Ryer, Jr.

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Police Officer Mike O'Connor
Branford CT PD

January 30, 2019

The National Police Wives Association would like to extend their heartfelt prayers to the family of Deputy Ryer and the Glascock County Sheriff's Office during this time. Thank you, Deputy Ryer, for your service.

National Police Wives Association

January 30, 2019



January 30, 2019

Thank you for your service. So young...

Dmytro Goloborodko

January 30, 2019

Rest In Peace brother. Thank you for your service. God bless

Recruit R Condo
Zone Five Regional Law Enforcement Academy Session 66 Schenectady N.Y.

January 30, 2019

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP.

Sergeant Brian J. Wills II
Oswego County Sheriff's Office
New York

January 30, 2019

Rest easy Brother, Thank you for your service. You won’t be forgotten.

Blessed are the peacemakers: For they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

Jerry Matalone #8046 (Retired)
Des Moines Iowa Police Department

January 30, 2019

So young and with the dedication to protect and serve, R.I.P.

patrick kelly

January 30, 2019

Final Salute Deputy Ryer. 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

January 30, 2019

RIP, Deputy Ryer Jr. praying for you and your loved ones.

Officer C Curione
Rochester Police Department, NY

January 30, 2019

My friend we are praying for your family amd fellow-officers. You will be missed by all of us. You have your wings with blue lights on them. You have joint our son in heaven. . RIP

Sheriff’s I Steve Thomas
Georgia,Franklin County Sheriff’s Office

January 30, 2019

I am sorry for your loss to the Family, Fellow Officers, and Friends. I will keep all of you in my prayers. RIP.

Frank J. Corasaniti II, Ret. Fire Lt., Baltimore City Fire Department.

January 30, 2019

Deputy Sheriff Ryer,

I was so sorry to learn of your death. My heart goes out to your family, friends and fellow officers. May you rest in peace and may God be with your loved ones.

John C. Turner
Mobile, Al.

January 30, 2019

Deputy Sheriff Ryer,
Sir, I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Glascock County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

January 30, 2019

Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Joshua "LJ" Ryer, Jr.

"Blessed Are The Peacemakers".

January 30, 2019

Rest in Peace Deputy Ryer. May the Lord grant your family, friends and co-workers peace during this difficult time. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Parole Supervisor Howard Wykes
Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections

January 30, 2019

Faithful Unto Death | Eternal Rest | Salute

S. I. Drake - Lt/IPD | IMPD (Ret)

January 30, 2019

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.”

I know that God sends those angels to watch over our officers, sometimes to protect them and sometimes to whisk our officers into His presence.

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 seven years. I pray that LJ's life and death will bring glory to God.

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

January 30, 2019

Rest in Peace Brother.

Joseph Hart-Bowley

January 30, 2019

Deputy Ryder, What a tragic LODD to such a young career. You will be missed but not forgotten. May GOD bless you and your family (Blood & Blue) and grant you abundant blessings during this time of loss and mourning. Rest In Peace Brother!!!

Sgt. (Ret) Steve Davis
Maricopa County S.O.

January 30, 2019

Deputy Sheriff LJ Ryer - So very sorry for your loss. You passed way too soon from this earth and we will miss you! THANK YOU for your service. Many prayers, and heartfelt love to your family, officers and community. For those who knew you and those who have been deprived. You are loved. Hope to see you on the other side.

Kim Durham

January 30, 2019

Deputy Sheriff Joshua LJ Ryer, thank you for giving the ultimate sacrifice so that others may live. I thank you for serving your community and country. I will have you in my thoughts as well as all past officers who have laid their life down for us. I get goosebumps when I see an officer has been killed. This needs to stop being a weekly occurance. I hope one day your family finds peace and that they do not morn you, but celebrate your existance and accomplishments that you have achieved and your time that you gave to your community, in the such short amount of time you were with us.

Civilian Supporter (Massive TBL Supporter)

January 30, 2019

Thank you for your service young sir. I am so very sorry to hear this. May the Peace of Jesus be with you and your family now and forever. Salute, good deputy.

Father of Sgt. Robert Goodwin MNPD

January 30, 2019

May God grant you eternal peace.
Prayers to your loved ones and to your department.

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

January 30, 2019

Thank you for your service.

Kim Esteran

January 30, 2019

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