Irene Lanora LaRosa

Above: Irene, circa 1971


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: March 1971 from Ellington, Connecticut
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date of Birth: April 10, 1953
  • Age: 17 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 110 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Caucasian female. Brown hair.
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    Details of Disappearance

    Irene was last seen in Ellington, Connecticut sometime in March 1971. She walked away from her home and has never been heard from again. Irene was not reported missing until 2016, decades after her disappearance. She grew up in a Catholic orphanage, the Our Lady of Rose Hill in New Britain, Connecticut. Few details are available in her case.


    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Galloway Township Police Department


    Source Information
    Facebook Page for Irene LaRosa
    The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children


    Updated 3 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated April 27, 2017; details of disappearance updated.

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