Great Falls Police - In Memoriam

In remembrance of those officers who have passed away in the course of serving their community and department.

GFPD Memoriam

"Lest We Forget"

Member Hired - Died Status
City Marshall Perry Downing         -1895 killed in action
Patrolman Luke Curry 1892-1898 killed in action
Patrolman R.J. Blee 1905-1919  
Patrolman F.H. Connolly 1909-1920 killed in action
Chief M. Anderson 1897-1927  
Patrolman P.J. Finneran 1909-1927  
Lt. G. Knutson 1913-1932 (retired)
Patrolman W.J. Pritchard 1923-1933  
Detective Herman Rydell 1913-1935 (retired)
Lt. S. Semingsen 1909-1935 killed in action
Patrolman Timothy W. Moran 1910-1936 (retired)
Patrolman R.A. Wick 1933-1936  
Patrolman J.T. Bowers 1906-1938 (retired)
Lt. J.T. Frach 1911-1939 (retired)
Patrolman William Murray 1900-1940  
Chief Michael O'Neill 1907-1941  
Patrolman James Dibb 1909-1945  
Patrolman Otto Bjornstad 1901-1945  
Patrolman J.G. Bernon 1937-1946  
Chief Ray S. Gaunt 1914-1946  
Lt. D.J. McElliott 1905-1946  
Patrolman L.J. Baltazor 1913-1946  
Patrolman Z.T. Slattery 1928-1951 (retired)
Patrolman J.A. Parchen 1928-1953 (retired)
Chief Fred C. Locher 1905-1955 (retired)
Patrolman James Q. Chittenden 1954-1956  
Lt. VnDunwiddie 1933-1958 (retired)
Captain F.C. Grady 1930-1959 (retired)
Lt. Fred N. Peres 1944-1959  
Captain W.B. Carroll 1931-1962 (retired)
Chief H.M. Mady 1937-1962 (retired)
Patrolman R Blanchard 1927-1964 (retired)
Sgt. G.C. Ferguson 1928-1964 (retired)
Chief L.G. Jorgensen 1942-1965  
Patrolman John Jacobs 1954-1965  
Captain Jack Eagen 1917-1966 (retired)
Patrolman Cecil Warner 1930-1967 (retired)
Lt. Hans Bofto 1937-1968 (retired)
Patrolman Ernest Acord 1929-1969 (retired)
Sgt. Charles Herzog 1932-1970 (retired)
Patrolman Alfred Delling 1924-1970 (retired)
Lt. Jack Petersen 1944-1970 (retired)
Patrolman N.J. Thares 1955-1972 (retired)
Lt. James C. Haney 1938-1973 (retired)
Captain C.J. Ficher 1936-1975 (retired)
Patrolman Deane Bailey 1933-1978 (retired)
Captain T. Chamberlain 1931-1979 (retired)
Patrolman J. Calderhead 1956-1980 (retired)
Patrolman C.W. Stroop 1957-1982 (retired)
Patrolman Eric Wengenroth 1979-1983  
Sgt. Z.T. Slattery Jr. 1951-1983  
Captain R. Ballard 1946-1984 (retired)
Sgt. D. Brown 1951-1984 (retired)
Captain Hockersmith 1936-1985 (retired)
Patrolman R. McInnis 1974-1985 (retired)
Captain A. Anderson 1928-1986 (retired)
Captain C.R. Thompson 1951-1986 (retired)
Captain Edward Forslund 1954-1987  
Captain Kenneth Dow 1951-1988  
Chief Anthony Coppens 1941-1989  
Patrolman R. Hendrickson 1973-1990 (retired)
Patrolman D. Edwards 1951-1991 (retired)
Patrolman K. Vestman 1954-1991 (retired)
Patrolman D. Franklin 1961-1991 (retired)
Sgt. Donald Zeman 1968-1991 (retired)
Captain R. Thomas 1943-1993 (retired)
Patrolman E. H. Johnson 1935-1994 (retired)
Patrolman W.C. Johnson 1957-1994 (retired)
Sgt. Thomas C. Burch 1979-1994  
Patrolman S.R. Chadwick 1992-1994 killed in action
Patrolman Frank Woods 1958-1994 (retired)
Patrolman Bobby Main 1981-1994  
Patrolman A.E. Corrow Jr. 1977-1995 (retired)
Captain John Parker 1945-1995 (retired)
Lt. Dan Loomis 1971-1996  
Sgt. Kevin Maguire 1951-1996 (retired)
Patrolman C.L. Bicsak 1949-1997 (retired)
Patrolman James Loser 1954-1997 (retired)
Lt. James A. Sharpe 1976-1998  
Patrolman Edwin Wutzke 1952-2000 (retired)
Lt. Bert Kohlmeier 1956-2000 (retired)
Sgt. G.W. Chapman 1959-2002 (retired)
Lt. R.L McPherson 1945-2005 (retired)
Lt. Sidney F. Ward 1952-2005 (retired)
Sgt. David Smith 1980-2005 (retired)
Patrolman Cliff E. Ayers 1967-2006 (retired)
Captain Joseph Guza 1947-2006 (retired)
Chief Clayton Bain 1947-2007 (retired)
Sgt. J. Smrdel 1951-2008 (retired)
Captain Jere Carpenter 1981-2008  
Detective Ken Prigmore 1992-2009  
Detective Eugene V. Bernardi 1964-2009 (retired)
Lt. David E. Warrington 1968-2011 (retired)
Detective Robert Dykeman 1971-2011 (retired)
Lt. Harold Hasenkrug 1957-2011 (retired)
Sgt. Ken Mann 1972-2013 (retired)
MPO Raymond W. Smith 1954-2013 (retired)
Chief Jack Anderson 1948-2014 (retired)