For Immediate Release: 5/11/2021 10:00 am
The annual Worcester Police Memorial Ceremony will be held on Sunday, May 16th at 9:30 AM. The ceremony will take place at Worcester Police Headquarters at the flag pole rotary.
The ceremony honors retired members of the Worcester Police Department that have gone before us. The tradition has been carried on since the late 1800’s.
Chief Steven M. Sargent will preside over the ceremony. The event will include the traditional bell-ringing and wreath laying ceremony.
This year, the Worcester Police Department will honor the memory of:
· Captain Edward F. Bonczyk
· Sergeant John J. Cronin Jr.
· Sergeant David R. Ohman
· Sergeant George F. Wells Jr.
· Sergeant Harold G. Williams
· Police Officer Ronald G. Almstrom
· Police Officer Paul A. Ciance
· Police Officer John F. Dowd
· Police Officer Paul C. Lampson
· Police Officer Ralph J. Lazzaro
· Police Officer Vincent P. Leahy
· Police Officer Diane M. McFadden
· Police Officer Richard R. Roberge
The public is encouraged to attend this event.