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The Iowa Department of Public Safety Peace Officer Memorial Page Remembers . . .

Fremont County Sheriff's Office

DEPUTY
GILBERT GLEN ANDROY

Deputy Gilbert Glen Androy

Deputy Androy was injured Monday, October 13, 1997, after falling down a flight of stairs at a domestic assault call. Upon his arrival the door to the residence was locked and was kicked in by responding units. During the operation Deputy Androy fell down a flight of stairs and struck his head. He was flown to a hospital in Omaha, Nebraska, where he remained on life support before succumbing to his injuries on Wednesday, October 15, 1997.

Deputy Androy had served with the Fremont County Sheriff's Department for only 6 days at the time of his death. He had previously served with the Mills County Sheriff's Department for 11 years and had served in the capacity of Chief Deputy.

Deputy Androy is survived by his wife, two stepsons, three daughters, parents, brother, and sister. His third daughter was born on December 24, 1997, two months after his death. Deputy Androy was 38 years old.

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Created: 01-15-2009
Last Updated: 02-05-2010 (JLR)