Fallen Hero Obituary

Law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty in Massachusetts

Officer Ivan E. Kelley Age: 42 years old Lunenburg Police End of Watch: Sunday, April 2, 1950
Officer Kelley was killed in an automobile accident during a vehicle pursuit. The vehicle they were chasing overturned, causing the driver of the patrol car to take evasive action. The patrol car went off the road and struck a tree, causing fatal injuries to Officer Kelley.

Officer Kelley was survived by his wife, son, and two daughters.

Remembering …

mlemf-logoOver 340 law enforcement officers have lost their lives while protecting the citizens of the Commonwealth. This encompasses state and local police, federal, sheriff and correction officers.

The Massachusetts Law Enforcement Memorial will serve as a permanent reminder of their dedication and ultimate sacrifice.

Our Strength is in their Memories