Lest We Forget

Von Williamson was sworn in as a deputy to Sheriff Bodrero in 1980 and served honorably in many positions during his career, including the division commander for both the Patrol and Jail Divisions. Williamson was the Support Services lieutenant and working on his master’s degree at Utah State University at the time of his passing.

On April 26, 2004, Von, along with other law enforcement executives, was attending FBI National Academy training in Moab, Utah. Von died of a heart attack while surrounded by friends and talking about his family.

He was a wonderful husband, father, and friend. Von was 46 at the time of his death and is survived by his wife, Diane, one son, and four daughters.