Officer Harold L. Vitale Memorial Fund, Inc.

Aug. 2, 2021 Vitale Memorial Fund Hosting Golf Outing Recognizing 36th Anniversary of Officer Vitale's sacrafice along with recent deaths of Worcester Officer Enmanuel Familia, Retired Trooper David Green and Air Force Veteran Ramona Cooper.

GOLF OUTING TO HONOR 3 FIRST RESPONDERS

The Officer Vitale Memorial Fund once again will host thier annual golf outing recognizing the 36th anniversary of Officer Vitale's ultimate sacrafice.  In addtion they will recognize the recent death of Worcester Police Officer Enmaneul "Manny" Familia as well as the lives of Retired State Police Trooper David Green and Air Force Veteran Ramona Cooper recently gunned down in Winthrop.  The outing is August 2 at Ipswich Country Club.  Read more about both officer Familia in the link below.  

https://odmp.org/officer/25313-police-officer-emmaneul-familia

WORCESTER OFFICER MANNY FAMILIA, EOW June 4, 2021.

Police Officer Manny Familia drowned while attempting to rescue a juvenile who had gone underwater in a small pond in Green Hill Park. Three juveniles swimming in the water became distressed. One of the juveniles went underwater and failed to surface. Officer Familia and several other officers responded and entered the water to save all three. Officers were able to bring two of the juveniles to shore, however, Officer Familia failed to surface while trying to save the third juvenile.  Rescuers recovered Officer Familia from the water approximately an hour later, transported him to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The juvenile's body was recovered approximately one hour later.  Officer Familia had served with the Worcester Police Department for five years. He is survived by his wife, son, and daughter.

SAUGUS PD HOLDS ALS BENEFIT FOR LISA DONOVAN, WIFE OF OFFICER JIM DONOVAN, CLICK LINK FOR MORE INFO TO MAKE YOUR DONATION

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