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5/9/2013 - Waterbury Police and Fire Department Memorial Ceremony, May 10



The Waterbury Police Department and Fire Department will be hosting a Public Safety Memorial Ceremony on Friday, May 10, 2013.

At this year’s memorial ceremony, the Waterbury Police Department and Waterbury Fire Department will stand together, united as one, to honor both the finest and bravest that have passed.

Family members of Waterbury Police Officers and Waterbury Firefighters that have died in the line of duty and families of both active duty and retired members, that have passed away, are cordially invited to attend this ceremony.

The following list identifies Waterbury Police Officers and Firefighters that have passed away since our last memorial ceremony.



Retired Battalion Chief Peter L. Terenzi Jr

Retired Sergeant Joseph E Aufiero

Retired Firefighter Ulysses Byrd Jr.

Retired Patrolman Thomas Seeley

Retired Firefighter Manuel Francisco

Retired Lieutenant Eugene Falcone

Retired Firefighter Joseph Jacovino

Retired Superintendent Fredrick Sullivan

Retired Firefighter Lawrence Wallace

Retired Patrolman Howard Girouaro

Retired Firefighter Salvatore Magaraci

Retired Patrolman Richard Azcas

Retired Firefighter Christopher Ricupero

Retired Patrolman Albert Eterginio

If any person is aware of any other police or fire department member that has passed away since our last memorial ceremony and is not identified here, please contact the Waterbury Police or Fire Department.

The Memorial Ceremony this year will begin with a 4 p.m. Memorial Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church followed by a uniformed procession from Our Lady of Lourdes Church to City Hall for a 5p.m. ceremony at the Fallen Police and Firefighters Memorial Monument. This ceremony is open to the public.