Patrol Officer Leonard J. LaManna

Patrol Officer Leonard J. LaManna

Waterbury Police Department, Connecticut

End of Watch Saturday, November 18, 1961

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Leonard J. LaManna

Patrolman Officer Leonard LaManna suffered a fatal heart attack after responding to assist at a fire scene at the Dora Drazen Shop at 11 Leavenworth Street.

He was assisting other officers with traffic duty when he collapsed. He was transported to St. Mary's Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Officer LaManna had served with the Waterbury Police Department for 11 years. He was survived by his wife and four sons.


  • Age 34
  • Tour 11 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Its been a lifetime that you were taken from us, we David, Mark, and Gary miss you immensely, but also missing you are our children and your grandchildren as well. 1961 was a long time ago for us...

Martin LaManna

April 17, 2020

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