AN ANNUAL FUNDRAISING EVENT TO BENEFIT THE FAMILIES OF
LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS AND FIREFIGHTERS WHO HAVE MADE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE.

Roll Of Honor

Below you will find the names of those law enforcement officers and firefighters who have died in the line of duty since the creation of HEROES, Inc.
They have made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting you, your family, and your community.


2015
BRENNAN RABAIN, P.G. County Police Dept.
KEVIN McRAE, D.C. Fire Dept.
2013

CHRISTOPHER LOREK, FBI
STEPHEN SHAW, FBI

2012

JOSHUA WEISSMAN, Alexandria Fire Dept.
ADRIAN MORRIS, P.G. County Police Dept.

2011

MICHAEL BOEHM, U.S. Park Police

2010

HECTOR AYALA, Montgomery County Police Dept.
WESLEY W. BROWN, Maryland State Police
THOMAS P. JENSEN, P.G. County Police Dept.
PAUL DITTAMO, MPDC

2009
FORREST N. LEAMON, Drug Enforcement Agency
CHAD L. MICHAEL, Drug Enforcement Agency

2008
FRANCIS J. STECCO, Fairfax County Police Dept.
MICKEY C. LIPPY, Maryland State Police
RICHARD S. FINDLEY, P.G. County Police Dept.
2007
WAYNE C. PITT, MPDC
FRANSONIA LITTLES, Office of Protective Services,
National Gallery of Art
LUKE T. HOFFMAN, Montgomery County Police Dept.
BRENT LaMERE, MD-National Capital Park Police
JAMES McRAE, DC Fire Dept.

2006
GERARD BURKE, MPDC
VICKY ARMEL, Fairfax County Police Dept.
MICHAEL E. GARBARINO, Fairfax County Police Dept.

2005
JAMES FELTIS, Pentagon Police
JOSEPH POZELL, MPDC
STEVEN F. GAUGHAN, P.G. County Police Dept.
JAMES McBRIDE, MPDC

2004
ANTHONY JONES, Maryland State Police
JOHN S. ASHLEY, MPDC
CLIFTON RIFE, MPDC

2003
JOSEPH A. MATTINGLY, Montgomery County Police Dept.
ANTHONY M. WALKER, P.G. County Police Dept.

2002
KRISTIN PATAKI, MD National Capitol Park Police – Montgomery County Division
HAKIM FARTHING, U.S. Park Police
JAMES ARNAUD, P.G. County Sheriff's Dept.
ELIZABETH MAGRUDER, P.G. County Sheriff's Dept.
MARK COSSLETT, Virginia State Police

2001
MARLON MORALES, Metro Transit Police
TOMMY F. BERNAL, Fairfax County Police Dept.
CRAIG MILLER, U.S. Secret Service
CLARENCE KREITZER, P.G. County Fire Dept.
WILLIAM HOWZDY, P.G. County Fire Dept.

2000
EDWARD M. TOATLEY, Maryland State Police
KILONZO M. MASEMBWA, P.G. County Police Dept.

1999
ANTHONY PHILLIPS, D.C. Fire Dept.
LOUIS MATTHEWS, D.C. Fire Dept.
COSTELLO N. ROBINSON, D.C. Fire Dept.

1998
RAYMOND G. ARMSTEAD, JR., Maryland State Police
JACOB J. CHESTNUT, U. S. Capitol Police
JOHN M. GIBSON, U. S. Capitol Police
THOMAS F. HAMLETTE, JR., MPDC

1997
BRIAN T. GIBSON, MPDC
OLIVER WENDELL SMITH, JR., MPDC
ROBERT L. JOHNSON, JR., MPDC
JOHN CARTER, D.C. Fire Dept.

1996
ANTHONY W. SIMMS, MPDC
ALDO FRASCOIA, U.S. Secret Service
DANIEL CONNOLLY, U.S. Secret Service

1995
JAMES McGEE, Jr., MPDC
ALAN WHICHER, U.S. Secret Service
JOHN J. NOVABILSKI, P.G. County Police Dept.
WILLIAM H. CHRISTIAN, FBI
SCOTT S. LEWIS, MPDC

1994
JAMES E. WALCH, Montgomery County Police Dept.
JOHN L. BAGILEO, P.G. County Police Dept.
HENRY J. DALY, MPDC
MARTHA DIXON MARTINEZ, FBI
MICHAEL J. MILLER, FBI

1993
ANDREW CHELCHOWSKI, Alexandria Police Dept.
MARK M. FILER, Montgomery County Police Dept.
HARRY DAVIS, Jr., Metro Transit Police
JASON E. WHITE, MPDC

1992
KENNETH HEDRICK, P.G. County Vol. Fire Dept.
STANLEY RONQUEST, FBI
RYAN C. JOHNSON, P.G. County Police Dept.
ROGER FLEMING, P.G. County Police Dept.

1990
HARRY KINIKIN, Jr., P.G. County Police Dept.
WALTER J. SCRUGGS, Jr., Fairfax County Fire Dept.

1989
CHARLES HILL, Alexandria Police Dept.

1988
JAMES G. YVORRA, P.G. County Vol. Fire Dept.
ALLEN SONDEJ, P.G. County Vol. Fire Dept.
SCOTT K. CAREY, FBI
RICARDO M. PRESTON, U.S. Park Police
JACQUELINE VERNON, Virginia State Police
MARK K. MURPHY, P.G. County Police Dept.

1987
ALEXANDER COCHRAN III, Virginia State Police
ROBERT REMINGTON, MPDC
CLIFFORD R. OLIVER, D.C. Fire Dept.

1986
JAMES K. McALLISTER, FBI
KEVIN J. WELSH, MPDC

1985
JOSEPH M. COURNOYER, FBI

1984
ROBERT J. KING, Hyattsville Police Dept.
CHRISTOPHER ENEY, U.S. Capitol Police
JOHN T. WILLIAMS, D.C. Fire Dept.

1983
RAYMOND E. MUMFORD, MPDC
CARLTON X FLETCHER, P.G. County Police Dept.
MICHAEL McCARTHY, P.G. County Vol. Fire Dept.
CALVIN L. STEVE, D.C. Fire Dept.
RICHARD J. BEAVERS, P.G. County Police Dept.

1982
RAYMOND HUBBARD, P.G. County Police Dept.
DONALD G. LUNING, MPDC
ALLAN D. JOHNSON, P.G. County Police Dept.
ROBERT K. BEST, MPDC
WILLIAM M. MILLER, Arlington County Fire Dept.

1981
WILLIAM G. TRUESDALE, Alexandria Sheriff’s Dept.
PHILLIP C. METZ, Montgomery County Police Dept.

1980
ARTHUR P. SNYDER, MPDC
THOMAS L. GRAVES, Jr., P.G. County Fire Dept.
ANTONIO M. KELSEY, P.G. County Police Dept.

1979
RICHARD GIGUERE, MPDC
ALFRED V. JACKSON, MPDC

1978
BERNIS CARR, JR., MPDC
JAMES O’CONNOR, Upper Marlboro Vol. Fire Dept.
ALBERT CLAGGETT IV, P.G. County Police Dept.
JAMES B. SWART, P.G. County Police Dept.

1977
JOHN W. BUCKLEY, Arlington County Police Dept.
BRUCE W. WILSON, MPDC
JOSEPH H. HENRY, U.S. Marshal
JAMES NICEWARNER, Montgomery County Fire Dept.
KAREN J. BASSFORD, Fairfax County Police Dept.

1976
JOHN FRONTCZAK, Jr., Montgomery County Police Dept.
JAMES E. DALY, Montgomery County Police Dept.
RAYMOND SMALLWOOD Sr., P.G. County Fire Dept.
MICHAEL J. ACRI, MPDC

1975
MART HUDSON, Jr., Maryland State Police
HARRY C.MOSS, Alexandria Fire Dept.

1974
WIILIAM CONNOR, Wash. National Airport Police Dept.
JAMES HUGHES, Virginia State Police
GAIL A. COBB, MPDC

1973
CARROLL D. GARRISON, P.G. County Police Dept.
GEORGE D. JONES, JR., MPDC
CLIFFORD DIETRICH, U.S. Secret Service
RICHARD W. MEYERS, Baden Vol. Fire Dept.
MARK VAN TASSEL, Baden Vol. Fire Dept.
DENNIS MANDRAGOS, Baden Vol. Fire Dept.
GEORGE L. POMRANING, Arlington Police Dept.
CHARLES S. RATHELL, Maryland State Police
DONALD E. PARKERSON, Maryland State Police
WILLIAM CONBOY, Montgomery County Police Dept.

1972
CONRAD BIRNEY, Alexandria Police Department
RAYMOND L. HAWKINS, U.S. Park Police
DONALD ROBERTSON, Montgomery County Police Dept.
CHARLES R. HOFMAN, Cheverly Vol. Fire Dept.
DANA E. HARWOOD, MPDC Harbor Patrol
ISRAEL P. GONZALES, Arlington County Police Dept.
RONNIE W. HASSELL, MPDC

1971
DAVID H. ROSE, MPDC
GLEN P. FISHER, MPDC
ELDRIDGE M. PIER, Sandy Spring Vol. Fire Dept.
JERARD F. YOUNG, MPDC
WILLIAM L. SIGMON, MPDC
MAURICE T. TURNER, D.C. Fire Dept.
NORMAN E. SHERRIFF, U.S. Marshall
JAMES W. HERBERT, Clinton Vol. Fire Dept.
RICHARD L. WHITTINGTON, Clinton Vol. Fire Dept.
JAMES T. HALL, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Dept.

1970
EARL C. KITE, D.C. Fire Dept.
JOSEPH R. CRISCUOLO, D.C. Fire Dept.
DAVID W. SHAW, Montgomery County Fire Dept.

1969
ANTHONY PALMISANO, FBI
EDWIN R. WOODRIFFE, FBI
WILLIAM W.GULLETT Jr., P.G. County Police Dept.
MICHAEL CODY, MPDC
DAVID HAWFIELD, MPDC
CHARLES HOBSTETTER, Adelphi Vol. Fire Dept.
ROBERT J. HARMON, Adelphi Vol. Fire Dept.
ALLAN L. NAIRN, MPDC

1968
EARL W. KANE, Fairfax County Fire Dept.
LAWRENCE L. DORSEY, MPDC
EUGENE I. WILLIAMS, MPDC
J.W. LEATHERBURY, P.G. County Police Dept.
RICHARD B. THOMAS III, Bethesda Fire Dept.
STEPHEN A. WILLLIAMS, MPDC
WILLIE C. IVERY, MPDC
WILLIAM R. CLEMENTS, P.G. County Police Dept.
ROBERT E. YESZERSKI, P.G. County Police Dept.

1967
RUSSELL W. PONTON, MPDC
GILBERT M. SILVIA, MPDC

1966
JOSEPH K. BROWN, P.G. County Police Dept.
MARVIN L. STOCKER, MPDC

1965
ROGER WELKER, Alexandria Fire Dept.
CHARLES M. CHAMBERLIN, D.C. Fire Dept.
EUGENE B. DAVIS, D.C. Fire Dept.
MICHAEL PETRELLA, U.S. Park Police
MARCUS WILLIS, MPDC

1964
ROBERT D. HANDWERK, MPDC
MARTIN I. DONOVAN, MPDC
EUGENE YOAKUM, Alexandria Police Dept.
FREDERICK M. DUNN, Silver Spring Vol. Fire Dept.
ARCHIE B. HUGHES, Arlington Fire Dept.
ARTHUR J. CHOROVICH, Arlington Police Dept.
WILLIAM H. JESSIE, Montgomery County Police Dept.
DAVID A. POPLIS, Sandy Spring Vol. Fire Dept.


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