Corrections Officer IV Kelvin D. WilcherRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Texas
End of Watch Monday, April 6, 2020
Tour 1 year
Incident Date Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Corrections Officer IV Kelvin Wilcher died after contracting COVID-19 while on duty at the Estelle Unit.
Officer Wilcher was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice for one year. He is survived by his wife and two children.
In early 2020, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the country contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic due to requirements of their job. Many of these first responders died as a result of COVID-19.
Nemo me impune lacessit
Day is done, Gone the sun, From the lake, From the hills, From the sky. All is well, Safely rest, God is nigh.