The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the lives of more than 700,000 Americans. Nine of those individuals were dedicated, trusted and valued employees of the Broward Sheriff’s Office. They leave behind family, friends and loved ones, as well as a BSO community that is mourning their deaths and honoring their legacies.
At 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 9, BSO will hold a memorial service at The Faith Center in Sunrise to honor and remember the lives of those employees:
Shannon Bennett, Deputy
Nikima Thompson, Communications Operator III
Wiley Huff, Equal Employment Opportunity Manager
Aldemar Rengifo Jr., Lieutenant
Pamela Ford, Community Programs Supervision Specialist
Stephen Adams, Detention Aide
Shane Owens, Sergeant
Edwin Sanchez, Court Bailiff
Tasha Blackwood, Confinement Status Specialist II
Who: Broward Sheriff’s Office
What: Memorial for BSO employees who died from COVID-19
When: 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 9
Where: The Faith Center, 5555 N.W. 95th Ave., Sunrise, FL 33351
NOTE: Masks will be required for entry to The Faith Center and during the memorial. The event will be live streamed on BSO’s YouTube channel.
MEDIA NOTE: An area has been set aside for media set-up inside The Faith Center.
THIS REPORT BY:
Carey Codd/Sr. PIO