Laid to Rest – 2018



The Greater Cincinnati Police Museum

“Preserving the History of Law Enforcement in the Greater Cincinnati Area”



Greater Cincinnati Law Enforcement Personnel Obituaries- 2018​​

Date of DeathNameAgeny Served
Died Sunday, December 30, 2018Police Officer Joseph Leo GriecoCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Thursday, December 27, 2018Deputy Frederick Maurice DavisButler County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died Friday, December 21, 2018Assistant Police Chief Norman F. "Bucky" WaltersMt. Healthy Police DepartmentObituary
Died Thursday, December 20, 2018Police Sergeant Arthur Thomas SchultzCincinnati Police DepartmentObituary
Died Thursday, December 20, 2018Captain Raymond L. TurnerCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, December 19, 2018Lieutenant Raymond E. HounchellFairfield Police DepartmentObituary
Died Monday, December 17, 2018Police Officer Scott C. JenkinsHarrison Police DepartmentObituary
Died Friday, November 30, 2018Police Officer Joan Helen VolpenheinCity of Newport and Campbell CountyObituary
Died Monday, November 26, 2018Police Sergeant John Edward OttCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Monday, November 12, 2018Operator Dispatcher Frances Robyn (Brown) PopeCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Monday, November 12, 2018Park Ranger Mark L. AdamsHamilton County Park RangersObituary
Died Monday, November 12, 2018Police Officer Lehman W. DixonHamilton Police DepartmentObituary
Died Sunday, November 11, 2018Deputy Michael S. BreslinHamilton County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died Wednesday, November 7, 2018Police Specialist Terrence L. OldendickCincinnati Police DivisionOIbituary
Died Friday, October 26, 2018Chief Dennis M. ReesLoveland Police Department / Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Saturday, September 22, 2018Park Ranger Clarence W. "Clancy" Betzner, Jr.Hamilton County Park DistrictObituary
Died Sunday, October 21, 2018Detective Sergeant Paul O. AllfordIndiana State PoliceObituary
Died Sunday, October 14, 2018Lieutenant Oscar W. "Bill" SpurlockWarrant County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died Sunday, October 7, 2018Lieutenant Richard Anthony DePuccioUnion Township Police DepartmentObituary
Died Saturday, October 6, 2018Police Chief Thorold Edsel ToddVarious (see obit)Obituary
Died Saturday, October 6, 2018Assistant Operator Dispatcher Beverly (McGee) HarveyCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Saturday, October 6, 2018Deputy Sheriff David FantButler County Sheriff's OfficeObituary
Died September 26, 2018Lieutenant Stanley C. Wellbrock Jr.Hamilton County Sherff's OfficeObituary
Died Friday, September 14, 2018Sergeant Marvin Ray Gambill Jr.Harrison Police DepartmentObituary
Died Wednesday, September 12, 2018Specialist Albert Francis “Big Daddy” HavlisCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Tuesday, September 11, 2018Police Officer Robert George ZuckerCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Tuesday, September 4, 2018Police Officer Michael Jerome “Smurf” BrayBlue Ash Police DepartmentObituary
Died Sunday, August 26, 2018Sergeant Robert Lewis "Bobby" WilliamsRoss Police DepartmentObituary
Died Sunday, August 26, 2018Lieutenant Jack J. SahndMontgomery Police DepartmentObituary
Died Friday, August 24, 2018Deputy Sheriff Michael WareHamilton County Shefiff's OfficeObituary
Died Tuesday, August 21, 2018Captain Kimberly Ann WilliamsCincinnati Police DepartmentObituary
Died Monday, August 20, 2018Lieutenant Damian Kevin StantonFlorence Police DepartmentObituary
Died Sunday, August 19, 2018Deputy Sheriff Deanna Bullock HicksBoone County Sheriff's OfficeObituary
Died Thursday, August 9, 2018Police Specialist Earl Elmer KlingCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, August 8, 2018Police Specialist Robert Paul SferrCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Sunday July 29, 2018Sergeant John “J.Q.” QualtersUniversity of Cincinnati Police DepartmentObituary
Died Wednesday, June 20, 2018911 Supervisor Galen B. WilliamsClermont County Sheriff's OfficeObituary
Died Wednesday, June 20, 2018Police Officer Emmett Lee TerryMiddletown Police DepartmentObituary
Died Thursday, June 14, 2018Police Officer Ronald TurnerNewport and Cold Spring Police DepartmentsObituary
Died Saturday, June 9, 2018Police Officer Charles F. Kuhn, Jr.Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, June 6, 2018Lieutenant Stephan L. “Steve” DanielsNorwood Police DepartmentObituary
Died Monday, June 4, 2018Police Officer Gordon DowersCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Saturday, June 2, 2018Investigative Sergeant Larry Bryan CornettClearcreek Township Police DepartmentObituary
Died Saturday, May 26, 2018Patrolman George Alfred Coleman, Jr.Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Tuesday, May 22, 2018Police Officer Edmund J. “Ed” SchindlerCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Monday, May 21, 2018Sergeant Carol SealsButler County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died Sunday, May 13, 2018Police Chief Harold Wayne MayButler County Sheriff's Office / Fairfield Township Police DepartmentObituary
Died Friday, May 4, 2018Police Chief Robert PieperHamilton County Sheriff's Office / Sycamore Township Police Department / Village of Carlisle Police DepartmentObituary
Died Wednesday, May 2, 2018Police Officer William P. Schmidt, Jr.Norwood Police DepartmentObituary
Died Monday, April 23, 2018Police Chief Russell Lee DwyerMiddletown Police DepartmentObituary
Died Sunday, April 22, 2018Administrative Assistant 2 Benjamin YeeCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Friday, April 13, 2018Police Chief Edgar J. HaugerHighland Heights Police DeportmentObituary
Died Friday, April 13, 2018Police Chief Douglas L. KnightVandalia Division of PoliceObituary
Died Friday, March 30, 2018Police Officer James W. KettlerCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Thursday, March 29, 2018Sergeant Paul E. GiblinCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, March 28, 2018Police Officer Daniel Henry PattersonCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, March 28, 2018Police Specialist Michael John McLaughlinCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Tuesday, March 27, 2018Lieutenant Norman Samuel Kandil, Sr.Hamilton County Park RangersObituary
Died Friday, March 23, 2018Sergeant Urban G. “Sonny” Ebert, Jr.Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Sunday, March 4, 2018Sergeant Glenn R. “Hot Fire” MeyerCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, February 28, 2018Police Officer William James Daugherty, Jr.Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Tuesday, February 27, 2018Police Chief Edward P. “Ace” AmmannCincinnati Police Division / Boone County Police DepartmentOb ituary
Died Monday, February 19, 2018Sergeant John Walter SnowdenHamilton County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died Monday, February 19, 2018Lieutenant Russell Kenneth "Russ" Rohling, Sr.Covington Police DepartmentObituary
Died Saturday, February 17, 2018Police Chief Eugene “Gene” RobinsonLockland Police DepartmentObituary
Died Thursday, February 15, 2018Police Chief Robert BaconTerrace Park Police DepartmentObituary
Died Thursday, February 8, 2018Police Officer Kenneth E. SmithCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Sunday, February 4, 2018Patrolman John Gary BernsCincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Saturday, January 20, 2018Major Michael L. PortteusIndiana Department of Natural ResourcesObituary
Died Tuesday, January 23, 2018Police Clerk Susan Marie (Wagers) ManningMiddletown Police DepartmentObituary
Died Saturday, January 20, 2018Lieutenant David Carl LoveForest Park Police DepartmentObituary
Died Friday, January 12, 2018Sheriff Jeffrey C. Kidwell, Jr.Campbell County Sheriff's OfficeObituary
Died  Thursday, January 11, 2018Deputy Charles Neil HandButler County Sheriff’s OfficeObituary
Died  Thursday, January 11, 2018Sergeant Donald “Don” Tomblin Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
Died Wednesday, January 10, 2018Police Officer Larry GouldSpringfield Township Police DepartmentObituary
Died Monday, January 8, 2018Police Officer James Thomas Assum Cincinnati Police DivisionObituary
 Died Monday, January 1st, 2018 Specialist James Carl “Jimmy” Ray Cincinnati Police Division Obituary