Amanda Markowitz Obituary – A commemoration started to develop Sunday outside of the Lawrence County Central Court after the demise of a long-lasting area prison guard.
Albeit no authority subtleties had been delivered Sunday evening, area officials Morgan Boyd and Loretta Spielvogel affirmed that 10-year prison veteran Amanda Markowitz kicked the bucket Friday morning in a vehicle-related episode in Ohio.
“It is a misfortune,” Spielvogel said Sunday.
“She was a popular, very much regarded official and guide to the more current (prison guards. She never wondered whether or not to help and contribute when required.
“As well as being an extraordinary prison guard, she was likewise a remarkable individual. She will leave an opening in the hearts of her group individuals.”
Spielvogel, executive of the Lawrence County Prison Board, said she and Warden Brian Covert went to the prison Saturday night to chat with Markowitz’s group individuals and the prison’s 12 PM shift. The Rev. Randy Crum and different advocates additionally have been at the prison to converse with her collaborators.
Both the New Castle Police Department and the Lawrence County officials gave sympathies.
“The New Castle City Police Department is disheartened by the demise of Lawrence County Corrections Officer Amanda Markowitz,” New Castle police posted on their Facebook page.
“Our musings and supplications are with Officer Markowitz’s family, companions and the whole Lawrence County Jail staff.”
The officials gave an assertion, saying “The Lawrence County Board of Commissioners is profoundly disheartened at the terrible loss of long-lasting Corrections Officer Amanda Markowitz.
Official Markowitz played out her obligations with determination, trustworthiness, and honor.
Our considerations and petitions are with her loved ones during this troublesome time. She will be significantly missed.”