Agent Marco Gonzales has died, according to a statement posted online on Aug. 6, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
The Border Patrol Family mourns the line of duty death of Agent Marco Gonzales. He served his country honorably for more than 14yrs. as a Border Patrol Agent & a U.S. Marine. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends, classmates & colleagues. Rest in Peace Brother. https://t.co/RSqypeaLqt
— Chief Rodney Scott (@USBPChief) August 6, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
#USBP Blaine Sector joins our family in Texas in mourning the loss of Agent Marco Gonzales. Please keep his family and friends in your thoughts and prayers. RIP Agent Gonzales- we’ve got the watch from here. #HonorFirst https://t.co/Y8hywjIxEY
— Acting Chief Patrol Agent Tony Holladay (@USBPChiefBLW) August 6, 2020
It is with a heavy heart that I inform you of the passing of one of very own, Border Patrol Agent Marco A. Gonzales. He is survived by his wife, children and parents. I extend my deepest condolences to his family and friends. We ask that you keep them in your thoughts and prayers pic.twitter.com/yWFJkR11uG
— Chief Patrol Agent Austin Skero (@USBPChiefDRT) August 6, 2020
The Laredo Sector and I join our fellow agents and staff in the Del Rio Sector in mourning the death of Agent Marco Gonzales. The Gonzales family and the Del Rio Sector family will be in our thoughts and prayers. #HonorFirst https://t.co/Khdnkgpwak
— Chief Patrol Agent Matthew J. Hudak (@USBPChiefLRT) August 6, 2020
Border Patrol Agents are lining the road in front of the #Brackettville Station to honor Agent Marco Gonzales who died Wed from COVID related complications @NBPC2366DelRio @USBPChiefDRT @KENS5 #kens5eyewitness pic.twitter.com/dSJAR7l0Gg
— Vanessa Croix (@VanessaKENS5) August 6, 2020