Retired Seattle Police Officers Association
 

Last Ring

Take a moment to remember our friends and associates who have passed.

Rudy Vanderlaan #2767 passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at the age 81.

Bob Parke #2163 retired Seattle Police Detective passed away suddenly on Monday, June 3, 2019 at the age of 90. There will not be a memorial per his request.

Robert E. Rice #2031, retired Seattle Police Bomb Squad Sergeant, passed away on April 16, 2019 at the age of 89. He was eight days short of his 90th birthday. Robert’s service will be on Saturday, May 25th, 2019 at 1:30PM at Evergreen Washelli 11220 Aurora Ave N, Seattle, WA. At approximately 2:30PM there will be a gravesite service as well.

Donald H. Hagen, #1297, Retired Seattle Police Sergeant, passed away on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at the age of 91.

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Bill Hallowell #1696, retired Seattle Police Sergeant passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at the age of 90.

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Sidney “Sid”  Reed #2343, Retired Seattle Police Detective passed away on March 11, 2019. He was 84 years old.  Per Sid’s wishes, there will be no services.

Phil Davis #3077, retired Seattle Police Patrolman passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at the age of 78. At his request, there will be no memorial.

Dick Somonski #3303, Retired Seattle Police Officer, passed away on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the age of 72.  No word yet regarding his memorial plan it will be announced later.

Jean Dunbar #865, who hired on as a Seattle Police Woman  on September 2, 1947,  passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 96 years old.

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Tom Guthmiller #3448, Retired Seattle Police Patrolman, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019, at his home in Mexico. Tom was 73 years old.  Per his request, there will be no services.

Paul Giersch #2238, retired Seattle Police Bike Officer passed away suddenly on January 17, 2019 at the age of 82. There will not be a memorial service per Paul’s wishes.

Lee Benjamin #2174, Retired Seattle Police Sergeant, died on Monday, January 14, 2019. He was 83 years old. Per his request, there will be no services.

Frankie Alexander, #3271, Retired Seattle Police Patrolman, died on Sunday, January 13, 2019. He was 73 years old.

Kenneth “Ken” Nicholas #2598, Retired Seattle Police Patrolman, died on Thursday, January 10, 2019. He was 75 years old.  A Celebration of life was held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at the Eagles, 209 E Woodin Ave, Chelan.