Police Officer's Family thanks all who extended sympathy
The Conklin family would like to thank the staff at the Times Herald
Record for your sensitivity and professionalism regarding the articles
you wrote about our beloved Jason.
This has been a very difficuly time for us. However, the
love and support we have received from our family, freinds and the brotherhood
of the numerous police departments helped ease our pain and enabled us
to stand proud as we bid farefell to our hero.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank our friends, family
and the following organizations for their support, condolences and generosity
they showed during our unfortunate time of need. Unfortunately, due to
the amount of people who paid their respects, we regretfully apologize
to anyone we overlooked.
The following police departments : New York State Police, Troop
F; Suffolk County PD; City of New Rochelle PD; City of Mount Vernon
PD; City of Newburgh PD; New York City PD; City of Peekskill PD;
City of Port Jervis PD; City of Yonkers PD; City of White Plains PD; Town
of Blooming Grove PD; Town of Clarkstown PD; Town of Chester PD; Town
of Cornwall PD; Town of Crawford PD; Town of Goshen PD; Town of Harrison PD;
Town of Newburgh PD; Town of New Windsor PD; Town of Orangetown PD;
Town of Ramapo PD; Town of Stony Point PD; Town of Tuxedo PD; Town of Wallkill
PD; Town of Woodbury PD.
Village of Cornwall-on-Hudson PD; Village of Chester PD; Village of
Goshen PD; Village of Greenwood Lake PD; Village of Harriman PD; Village
of Monroe PD; Village of Piermont PD; Village of South Nyack PD; Village
of Suffern PD; Village of Park Ridge (NJ) PD; Village of Spring Valley
PD; Village of Washingtonville PD.
Metro-North Railroad Police; the Orange County Sheriff's Office; Putnam
County Sheriff's Office; New York State Park Police; NYS Office of
Court Administration; NYS Department of Conservation; Rockland County
HELP; Westchester County Dept. of Public Safety.
Rockland County Emerald Society Pipe Band; Ringwood PD; City of Middletown PD;
City of Beacon PD; Village of Walden PD; Town of Ulster PD; Town of Highlands
PD; Village of Highland Falls PD; Town of Marlboro PD; Monroe Woodbury School
District Department of Transportation; Monroe Volunteer Ambulance; Ramapo Valley
Ambulance; Rockland Paramedics.
Tuxedo Fire Dept. Company's 1, 2, & 3; Tuxedo Fire Commissioners;
Tuxedo Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary; Tuxedo Volunteer Ambulance; COBA;
Tuxedo Town Board; Tuxedo Junction; The Corner Deli; Charilannas Restaurant;
Tuxedo Post Office; the Orange County District Attorney's Office; Sen. Joseph Holland;
U.S. Rep. Benjamin Gilman; Assemblywoman Nancy Calhoun; Smith, Seaman
& Quackenbush; Tuxedo Sportsman Association; the Rev. and Mrs.
George Langberg and family; Village of Tuxedo Park Police Department; Village
of Tuxedo Park Mayor Susan Goodfellow; Sgt. Gary Vaught and Det. Robert
Culhane of the Tuxedo Park Police.
A special thank-you to Chief William Bortnowsky for giving Jason the opportunity to fulfill his dream.
Sandie, Jake, and the Conklin family