Bucks County Department of Parks and Recreation, Pennsylvania
End of Watch Saturday, June 6, 2020
Thomas E. Booz
Park Ranger Thomas Booz died as the result of complications after contracting COVID-19 during a presumed exposure while on duty.
Park Ranger Booz served with the Bucks County Department of Parks and Recreation for 32 years. He is survived by his wife, step-daughter, and siblings.
Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.