Memorial funds, funeral arrangements made for fallen Officer DeGuzman

The San Diego community is grieving the loss of San Diego police Officer Jonathan “J.D.” DeGuzman, but many are using this time of sadness to do some good.

Several funds have been created to help the family of DeGuzman and funerals have been announced for people who wish to remember the 16-year veteran assigned to SDPD’s Gang Unit.

The main funeral for Officer DeGuzman will take place 11 a.m. Friday at Shadow Mountain Community Church in El Cajon. See below for more information. 

Related Link: Support flows for SDPD after shooting of two officers in Southcrest


Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Corpus Christi Catholic Church 
450 Corral Canyon Road, Bonita, California
  • 6:00 p.m. — Prayer of the Rosary
  • 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. — Public viewing

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Corpus Christi Catholic Church 
450 Corral Canyon Road, Bonita, California
  • 6:30 p.m. – Prayer of the Rosary
  • 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. – Public viewing 
San Diego Police Department Headquarters
9265 Aero Dr, San Diego
  • Dove Vigil for Officer DeGuzman

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Corpus Christi Catholic Church
450 Corral Canyon Road, Bonita, California 
  • 11:00 a.m. – Funeral Mass (open to the public)

Friday, August 5, 2016

Shadow Mountain Community Church 
2100 Greenfield Drive, El Cajon, California
  • 11:00 a.m. – Public Memorial Service
  • Funeral Procession and interment immediately following Service
 leads to Glen Abbey Memorial Park
3838 Bonita Road, Bonita, California
Qualcomm Stadium
9449 Friars Road, San Diego, California
  • Arrive before 9 a.m.* — Memorial Service for Law Enforcement  *Tentative

For more information on funeral services for Officer DeGuzman please check 

Related Link: One officer killed, one recovering after shooting in Southcrest


The San Diego Police Officers Association

SDPOA has established a fund for Officer DeGuzman’s family.


  • San Diego Police Officers Association, 8388 Vickers Street, San Diego, CA 92111
  • Made payable to the San Diego Police Officers Association (SDPOA). 
  • Please write “Officer Jonathan DeGuzman” in the memo line.
  • All donations will go directly to the family. 

Online donations

San Diego Police Foundation

  • Donate by phone (619) 232-2130 or at
  • Funds will help the families of the two officers and also provide equipment and training to ensure that officers have what they need to do their jobs safely.

GoFundMe for Officer Wade Irwin

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