P.O. Frank M. Bastone

Name: Bastone, Frank M.
Star: Unknown
Memorial Panel #: 18
Rank: Police Officer
District / Unit: 001
End of Watch: 15 April 1975
Incident Details: Police Officer Frank Bastone, 47, was a 22-year veteran of the Chicago Police Department, assigned to the 001 District. On April 15, 1975, Officer Bastone returned to the department after five years of medical leave. While on duty in City Hall, he suffered a fatal heart attack and collapsed. He was transported to Northwestern Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival. Officer Bastone’s funeral mass was held at St. Angela’s Church. He is survived by his wife, Concetta; son, Peter; daughter, Rosemary; and three brothers.