David J. Hammonds Obituary, Death – An unexpected death has occurred, and it is with a heavy heart that we share the news that David J. Hammonds, who had served as our Police Chief, has died away. It would be an understatement to say that we are absolutely perplexed, especially when compared to the agony that is being experienced by his family at this very moment.
It is impossible to put a price on his heart, which guided his command, his enthusiasm for the people he served, and his dedication to service. His readiness to provide an ear to listen or a belly laugh to help lighten the environment, as well as his commitment to town festivals and coaching in the local little league, ensured that his comments were always appreciated.
In addition, he was always willing to lend an ear to listen. How much we are going to miss having morning coffee together, listening to anecdotes about his life, and receiving wonderful counsel from you in general. How much we are going to miss having morning coffee together. Chief Hammonds, you were cherished not only by your immediate family but also by a diverse group of admirers hailing from all corners of this nation.
Most significantly, we were glad to have you in our lives because we trusted you and knew that you watched out for us as if we were your own children. For this reason, we were all thankful to have you as a part of our lives. With your belt buckled and your badge proudly shown, you did exactly what you liked to do while serving the citizens for whom you took an oath, for a community that loves you very much. With your belt buckled and your badge proudly displayed. #301 It’s the end of the watch on 9-18-2023.