Michael J. Garofano, 55, (right) and son Michael G. Garafano, 24, perished in the Aug. 28 flood. Police believe the body found in Mendon Brook Sept. 22 is that of Michael G. Garafano.
Vermont State Police and Rutland City Fire Department officers said a body found in Mendon Brook Sept. 23 is likely Michael G. Garofano, 24, of Rutland.
Garofino died, along with his father Michael J. Garofano, 55, Aug. 28. Michael J. Garofano was an employee of the Rutland Department of Public Works.
A memorial service for the Garpfanos was held Sept. 9 at St. Peter’s Church in Rutland.
Police search dogs discovered the in Rutland Town a few miles from where Garofano was swept away the Tropical Storm Irene flood water.
Four Vermonters died during the flooding Aug. 28.