August 4, 2014

Michael Georgiou - Law Enforcement - Pennsylvania

Michael Georgiou
Police Corporal Michael Georgiou, age 35, died on August 3, 2014, in Tarkington, Liberty County,Texas.

Michael was a member of the York County Regional Police Department in York, Pennsylvania. He had 11 years of service.

He was off duty at the time and was visiting friends in his home state with his teenage daughter. At some point in the evening he went for a ride on an All Terrain Vehicle. When he didn't return, his friends went searching for him. He was found in a ditch, gravely injured. The ATV had rolled over, ejecting him.  First responders worked to revive him but he died at the scene of the accident.

The York County Police Department is in mourning over the death of their brother. Police Officials describe Michael as well respected by his peers. In recent years he had been recognized for his work in DUI enforcement. During his years of service he had received several commendations for his work.

Police comrades describe him as a hard worker who was a leader in their honor guard. He is also described as a dedicated police officer, goal-oriented and concerned
Michael, Archangel, Patron Saint of the Police,
pray for Michael and for those who have lost him
for the safety of his fellow officers.

He will be forever remembered.

Michael was a U.S. Army veteran. He was also known for his abilities in rodeo sports.

He graduated from Tarkington High School in 1997 and entered the Army shortly after graduation. After his discharge from the Army he began his career in law enforcement.

Michael's loved ones are devastated over his sudden and tragic death. He will be forever mourned.

Michael is survived by many loving comrades, friends and family members including his daughter.

Thank you for your service to your country and to the community, Michael.

Pray for all who die by misadventure. They are with us one moment and are gone before we can say goodbye.

Pray that Michael is in heaven. Pray that he is at peace and is with God. Amen.

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