On Oct. 20, 2019, Sheriff Al Nienhuis announced the passing of Sergeant Louis "Lou" Genovese as a result of a sudden onset medical condition.
Funeral services for Sergeant Genovese will be held from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Grace World Outreach Church, 20366 Cortez Boulevard, Brooksville, FL 34601. The public is invited to attend.
There will be a private grave site service for family, close friends, and Lou's law enforcement family.
Sergeant Genovese's patrol vehicle will be parked in the front parking lot of the Hernando County Sheriff's Office throughout the weekend. Anyone wishing to stop by and pay their respects is most welcome to do so.
Sheriff Al Nienhuis and the men and women of the Hernando County Sheriff's Office would like to thank our citizens for the thoughts, prayers, kind words, and support during this very difficult time.