Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Public Safety Officer Jackson Ryan Winkeler

Florence Regional Airport Department of Public Safety, South Carolina

End of Watch Sunday, January 5, 2020

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Reflections for Public Safety Officer Jackson Ryan Winkeler

Rest in peace young brother, we'll take it from here. Thank you for your service, you will not be forgotten. God bless the family, friends, and co-workers of Officer Winkeler during this time of tragic and senseless loss.

Sgt Donnie Meaders
Wetumka (OK) Police Department

January 6, 2020

Avenue of the Fallen

Standing at attention in their class “A“uniforms, badges gleaming and shoes like glass, are your brothers and sisters of Law Enforcement. All of whom have previously paid the ultimate price.
Today, like many others, they welcome you to this wonderful place.
As you march down the Avenue of the Fallen, all eyes focus on you as if to say “it’s OK, you’re with your eternal partners.”
A salute is followed and a tear can be seen on so many faces.
Welcome, you served well.
Now come join us in the ranks, another is coming home.
Officer Jim Weaver (#11452), Los Angeles Police Department retired

Officer Jim Weaver
Los Angeles Police Department retired

January 6, 2020

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP.

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

January 6, 2020

May the good lord welcome you with open arms, for you have done your job well.

Douglas Maykowski
Fraternal Order Of Police Central Macomb Lodge #187 Macomb County Mich

January 6, 2020

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

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

January 6, 2020

On behalf of Moms Back the Blue of the St. Louis County Police Family Association, we offer
our heartfelt condolences to the family (blood and blue) and friends of Public Safety Officer Winkeler.
We will be forever indebted to you for your selfless service and sacrifice.
Always Honored; Never Forgotten

Proud Moms from
Moms Back the Blue of the
St. Louis County Police Family Association

January 6, 2020

So young, so brave

Wayne Dyer, Det. Sgt.
Vermont State Police (retired)

January 6, 2020

The Final Inspection

The policeman stood faced his God, which must always come to pass.
He hoped his shoes were shining .
Just as brightly as his brass.
"Step forward now police man. How shall I deal with you? Have you always turned the other cheek? To My church have you been true?"
The policeman squared his shoulders and said, " No, Lord I guess I ain't, because those of us who carry badges can't always be a saint. I've had to work most Sundays and at times my talk was rough, because the streets are awful tough.
But I never took a penny,
That wasn't mine to keep.......
Though I worked a lot overtime
When the bills got just too steep.
And I never passed a cry for help,
Though at times I shook with fear.
And sometimes , God forgive me, I've wept unmanly tears.
I know I don't deserve a place
Amongst the people here.
They never wanted me around
Except to claim their fear.
If you've a place for me here,
Lord, it needn't be to grand.
I never expected or had too much,
But if you don't .... I understand.
There where silence all around the throne
Where the saints have often trod.
As policeman waited quietly,
For his Judgment of his God.
"Stop for now, policeman,
You've borne your burdens well.
Come walk the beat on Heaven's street,
You've done your time in hell."

Kaitlyn Lengel

January 6, 2020


Civilian volunteer Desmond Oconnell

January 6, 2020

RIP Young Brother Winkeler. Sending up prayers for your families, at home and at work.
You will not be forgotten.

Officer Sandra Rapey
Lindenhurst Police Dept. - Illinois

January 6, 2020

The National Police Wives Association would like to extend their heartfelt prayers to the family of Officer Winkeler and the Florence Regional Airport Department of Public Safety during this time. Thank you, Officer Winkeler, for your service.

National Police Wives Association

January 6, 2020

Rest in peace.
Thank you for your service.

Sergeant David Sheetz (retired)
Houston Police Dept.

January 6, 2020

Rest it peace brother.

Detective Stephen Trejo
Donna I.S.D. Police Department, Tx

January 6, 2020

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

Son of G. Truman Wortham
EOW 07/15/73

Assistant Chief Carl Wortham (retired)
Sand Springs OK PD

January 6, 2020

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

Deputy Parole Administrator Howard Wykes
Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections

January 6, 2020

All give some, some give all. Rest in Peace!

Ptl. Bryan Waltz (Ret)
Avon Lake PD OH

January 6, 2020

Praying for peace and comfort today and in the days ahead. With deepest sympathy,

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

January 6, 2020

Rest in Peace my Brother

Detective (ret) Fort Worth Police Dept,
Fort Worth Police Department, TX

January 6, 2020

My prayer is that God will strengthen the Winkeler Family during this very difficult time. God please be with the Florence Regional Airport Police Department as the men and women of that agency deal with this tragic loss. Brother Rest in Peace!!

Master Deputy & Antoine Thomas
Wake County Sheriff's Office

January 6, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother

james oneill

January 6, 2020

Rest In Peace...

Retired Detective Ed Falkowski
Syracuse Police Dept, NY

January 6, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother in Blue. Thank you Hero for your sacrifice and service. Thoughts and prayers for your family, friends and brothers/sisters in blue.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

January 6, 2020

God rest his soul.

Sgt. Robert A. Henne
Jersey City PD/Retired

January 6, 2020

Rest in peace Officer Winkeler. Thank you for your service and sacrifice. May God comfort your family and fellow officers.

Former Reserve Deputy Sheriff , OCSO FL
Osceola County Sheriff Office

January 6, 2020

God Bless You, Your Family, & Friends.
Thank you for your unselfish service.

James P Waggle

January 6, 2020

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