Milford Police mourn loss of one of their own

MILFORD, Del. - Milford Police say that they are mourning the loss of one of their own on Tuesday.

According to the Milford Police Department, P.F.C. Sean Aaron Hudson unexpectedly passed away on Saturday. Milford Police are asking the public to join them in praying for the family during this difficult time.

Services for P.F.C Hudson will be at 11:00 a.m. at the Lighthouse Christian Center with visitation being at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, June 24. Police say that burial will be held at the Barretts Chapel Cemetery in Frederica.

In lieu of flowers, the family asked for memorial contributions to be made to the Del-One Federal Credit Union c/o Parker Hudson Fund, 100 Credit Union Way, Milford, Delaware 19963.

According to the Rogers Funeral Home, Sean Aaron Hudson passed away Saturday at his home. Hudson was born on May 5, 1983 to Keith and Terri Hudson at Milford Memorial Hospital. Hudson graduated from Milford Senior High School in 2001, and he went on to Frostburg State University where he graduated with honors with a Computer Science Degree.

Hudson who was in the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, has worked for Milford Parks and Recreation and the Harrington Police Department where he was named the "Officer of the Year" in 2012.

Last year, Hudson joined the Milford Police Department where he was recognized by Chief Kenneth Brown in December 2016 for his life saving efforts in a heroin overdose situation and promoted to Patrolman First Class on February 14.

According to the Rogers Funeral Home, Hudson was a member of the NRA, Bridgeville Rifle and Pistol Club, Southern Sportsman Association, General Teamsters Local 326, and an associate member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police. 

He was a fan of the New York Yankees, the Washington Redskins, and the University of Wisconsin Badgers, which was close to his heart since his grandfather was from Wisconsin. 

Sean was preceded in death by his grandparents, aunts and uncles, his wife and his nine month old son, his parents, siblings, nieces and nephews, and other family members.

For further information and condolences, people are told to go here. The members of the Milford Police Department and the family of P.F.C Hudson thank everyone who has supported them during this difficult time and there will be no further correspondence about this matter.

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