John Deshler Obituary, Death – The Village of Goshen Police Department is deeply saddened to announce the passing of one of its own, John J. “Jack” Deshler, who left us at the age of 82. Jack’s years of dedicated service and unwavering commitment to the community have left an indelible mark on the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing him.
Jack’s journey as a part-time police officer with the VGPD spanned from 1986 to 1991. During this time, he demonstrated an unwavering dedication to upholding the law and ensuring the safety of the community he held dear. Jack’s service was not just a duty; it was a calling, and he executed it with honor and integrity.
Beyond his role as a dedicated officer, Jack was a true friend and partner to his colleagues in the department. His camaraderie, wisdom, and willingness to go the extra mile made him a respected figure within the VGPD family. Jack’s presence was a source of strength and inspiration to those who had the privilege of serving alongside him.
As we remember Jack’s contributions to the Village of Goshen, we extend our deepest condolences to the Deshler family. Jack’s passing leaves a void that cannot be filled, but his memory will forever serve as a reminder of the values of service, friendship, and community that he held dear.
John J. “Jack” Deshler’s legacy will continue to shine brightly in the annals of the Village of Goshen Police Department. His dedication to upholding justice and his commitment to the well-being of the community will remain an enduring testament to his character. While we mourn his loss, we also celebrate the impact he made during his time with us, and we honor his memory with gratitude and respect.