Police Officer Jose FontanezRest in Peace Bro…We Got The Watch
Boston Police Department, Massachusetts
End of Watch Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Tour 29 years
Incident Date Friday, April 3, 2020
Police Officer Jose Fontanez died as the result of contracting COVID-19 while on duty.
Officer Fontanez had served with the Boston Police Department for 29 years and was assigned to District E-13 (Jamaica Plain). He is survived by his wife, four children, and one grandchild.
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.