William Hancock Obituary, Death It is with profound sorrow that we announce the passing of a dedicated public servant and esteemed veteran, retired officer William Hancock. A man of honour, courage, and commitment, Officer Hancock left an indelible mark on both his community and the law enforcement profession. His departure on Veterans Day adds a poignant layer to his legacy, underscoring the sacrifice and dedication he exhibited throughout his life.
Officer Hancock was not only a respected member of the law enforcement community but also a beloved brother-in-law to retired officer Lenora Clinton. Their shared commitment to serving and protecting their community forged a bond that transcended familial ties. All who had the privilege of knowing Officer Hancock feel his loss deeply, and those he touched will never forget him. To pay tribute to Officer Hancock’s life and service, a memorial service will be held at the Wilson Funeral Home, located at 3000 N. 29th St., Tampa, Florida 33605. The viewing is scheduled for Monday, November 21, 2023, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Tuesday, November 22, 2023, at 11 a.m., with burial immediately following.
The passing of Officer Hancock is not only a loss for his family but also for the broader community that benefited from his unwavering dedication to public service. As we gather to bid farewell to this valiant veteran, let us reflect on the impact he had on the lives of those around him and the lasting legacy he leaves behind. In these difficult times, we extend our deepest sympathies to Officer Hancock’s family, especially to his brother-in-law, retired officer Lenora Clinton. Our thoughts and prayers are with them as they navigate through this period of grief. May they find solace in the memories of Officer Hancock’s service, his love, and the positive influence he had on the lives he touched. As we honour the memory of retired officer William Hancock, let us also express our gratitude for his selfless service and commitment to upholding the values of justice, integrity, and duty.
May his legacy inspire others to follow in his footsteps and continue the noble tradition of serving and protecting our communities. In closing, let us join together in prayer for the Hancock family, seeking comfort and strength during this challenging time. Officer William Hancock may no longer be with us in person, but his spirit and the impact of his service will endure in the hearts and minds of those who knew and admired him.