Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Corporal Andrew J. Gillette

Sumter County Sheriff's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Tuesday, February 25, 2020

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Reflections for Corporal Andrew J. Gillette

Praying for your family, friends, colleagues, agencies during this very difficult time for them and all of us. Thank you for your service! We shall remember you with pride and admiration always! May God Bless the Blue!

“The peacemakers are blessed, for they will be called sons [children] of God.” [Matthew 5:9 HCSB];

“Those who mourn are blessed, for they will be comforted.” [Matthew 5:4 HCSB], and;

“No one has greater love than this, that someone would lay down his life for his friends.” [John 15:13 HCSB]

Depart in peace, Brother-in-Blue; in the name of God the Father who created you; in the name of Christ Jesus who redeemed you; in the name of the Holy Spirit who sanctifies you. May you rest in peace and dwell forever with the Lord. Amen.

Chaplain Steven R. Closs, D.Div, MSBS, CIMT, NCCA
Ordained/Licensed/Certified Independent Ecumenical Clergy / Chaplain
Ministry: Law Enforcement Chaplaincy
Merrimack, NH 03054

Chaplain Steven R. Closs, D.Div, MSBS
Nashua NH and Merrimack NH Police Departments

July 1, 2020

May the Gillette family find comfort and peace in you Lord. Surround this family with love, and protection. But most off all give them faith, courage and wisdom to face each new day.

Renee

May 15, 2020

Your watch is over.

Rest In eternal peace brother.

We have your families six from here.

State Trooper
Chicago, Illinois

Trooper
Illinois State Police

May 11, 2020

Rest in peace brother.

Former Corporal Brian Sullivan
Royal Canadian Mounted Police

April 4, 2020

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
Baltimore City Fire Department, Retired Fire Lt.

April 4, 2020

CPL. Gillette,

Thank you for your sacrifice for our nation. May you be with the Lord and may he be with your family.

Det. Russ Cain
Pittsburgh PD

March 30, 2020

Corporal Gillette, so long as you are kept in their hearts and minds, you will never be truly gone from those who know and love you best. The animal who murdered you will kill no one else, thanks to the quick actions of your back up Officers.

Brother, thank you for your service, God Bless and may you forever Rest in Peace.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

March 29, 2020

RIP brother. Thank you for your service to duty, service to our country and your courage. May your guardian Angels protect all the active men and women Leo's. I pray for all your survivors, family, friends and colleagues.

Lieutenant René Barraza
Albuquerque Police Department

March 28, 2020

Thank You for your contribution to our Country, and Thank You to your family for their sacrifices I am sorry for your loss to the Family, Fellow Officers, and Friends. I will keep all of you in my prayers. RIP.

Retired Fire Lieutenantm Frank J Corasa
Baltimore City Fire Department

March 27, 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

March 23, 2020

To the family of Corporal Andrew J. Gillette, friends, Sheriff Anthony Dennis and the Sumter County Sheriff's Office.
You are lifted up in heart, thought and prayer. May God comfort, hold you close and give you His peace that surpasses all understanding to keep your heart's and mind's through Christ Jesus now and always. Thank you for your service to our great Nation and citizens of Sumter County!
"The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; He saves those whose have a crushed spirit." Psalm 34:18 God got you!
"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved." John 3:16 & 17

Patrolman A.S. Batson
CH / OB PD
Goldsboro, NC

March 23, 2020

Peace and blessings to you and your family

Karlene Dunn (civilian) Karlene Dunn
Civilian

March 22, 2020

Rest in peace Cpl. Gillette. My thoughts & prayers are with your family, friends, and the members of the SCSO during this most difficult and tragic time.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

March 19, 2020

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Corporal Gillette. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Sumter County Sheriff's Office.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

March 18, 2020

You and your family are in my heart and mind. My condolences on the passing of Corporal Andrew Gillette.

Jack
None

March 16, 2020

I am proud of the man you had become, Andrew. You will be missed by many. Until we meet again, nephew.

Sergeant Marc Mrakich
LASD

March 14, 2020

Thank you for your service sir, GOD BLESS.

Mrs.C Singleton /Concern Citizen

March 13, 2020

I served in the USAF with Andrew and he was a very dedicated Airman, and a loyal friend. I have no doubt that dedication carried over into his service as a Deputy. Thank you for your service to the country and community. RIP, brother.

Mike M.
Friend

March 12, 2020

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called sons of God”. Matthew 5:9

Thank you for your service. May you rest in peace, my brother.

Retired Chief of police Jim Spratlen
Durango Police Department

March 12, 2020

The true measure of a person
is not found in the
might of their arm,
their wealth
or their power –
it is found in the strength
of their character.

There is no greater testimony to
ones character, than ones
willingness to sacrifice all,
in the noble quest of
providing protection to all
whom they serve.
Author Unknown

Javier Cornejo
Police Officer, Retired
City of Milwaukee Police Department
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

March 11, 2020

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. Billy Russo (Ret.)
Nassau County PD, NY

March 11, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family, friends, and co-workers. You are a true Hero.

Ptl. Richard Gray
NYC Highway Patrol 3 (retired)

March 11, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother

james oneill
NYPD

March 11, 2020

Rest in Peace Corporal Gillette, my sincere condolences to your family and to your department. God speed as you now patrol the streets of gold. Your ultimate sacrifice will not be forgotten.

TERRY ZECH, OFC(RET)
DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS POLICE DEPARTMENT DETROIT MICHIGAN

March 11, 2020

May God bless you and your family. You paid the ultimate sacrifice. May you rest in peace my brother in Blue. God speed.

(Ret) Trooper Dean Aires
PA State Police

March 11, 2020

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