Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer David T. Zolendziewski Age: 53 years old Tour: 23 years Holyoke Police End of Watch: Thursday, February 11, 2010
Officer David Zolendziewski succumbed to injuries sustained six weeks earlier when his patrol car skidded on ice and struck a tree.

He suffered severe injuries in the accident and had remained in intensive care for over a month before being transferred to a rehabilitation hospital. He passed away as the result of complications from his injuries.

Officer Zolendziewski had served with the Holyoke Police Department for 23 years. He is survived by his wife and three sons.

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