Ms. Danielle Marie Martone, 20, of New Britain and Thomaston, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017, at the Hospital of Central Connecticut after an extended illness.
Danielle was born on Dec. 18, 1996, in Waterbury. She attended local schools and was a graduate of Thomaston High School. Danielle enjoyed watching Duke Basketball games with her father, cheerleading, shopping, swimming and animals. She will always be remembered as being family oriented and cherished the time she was able to spend with her many cousins, especially her sweet niece, Sofia Danielle. Danielle also enjoyed snowmobiling while vacationing in Vermont and four wheeling though the reservoir with her father and brother.
Danielle is survived by her parents, Daniel Martone and Loreen LeClair and her fiancé, Jeffery Forte, both of Thomaston; her brother, Cameron Martone; her maternal grandparents, Ernest and Janice LeClair; maternal great-grandparents, Rolande LeClair and Dean Bates; her special friend, John “Uncle JJ” Jablonski; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Michael and Frances Martone.
A celebration of life will be held on Thursday, Dec. 21, at 6 p.m. at The Lyceum in Terryville, 181 Main St., Terryville. A dinner will follow the services. Burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Danielle’s name to the ASPCA at www.aspca.org
To leave notes of sympathy and comfort to the family, visit Danielle’s tribute page at www.lyonsfuneralhome .