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Roger Hildreth

Officer Roger Hildreth had just completed responses to a burglary in progress call and a neighborhood public assistance call, when he suffered a fatal heart attack at the police department.  He died in February of 2008. 

Officer Hildreth was a U.S. Navy veteran and had served with the Des Moines Police Department for 18 years. 

He is survived by his two daughters, Rachel Hildreth and Hope Hildreth; his brother Richard Hildreth; sisters JoAnne Bidler and Susan Dalasta.

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Created: 01-15-2009
Last Updated: 05-16-2012 (JGL)