Longtime WFSB-TV anchor, Denise D'Ascenzo passed away in her sleep on December 7, 2019 at the age of 61. She worked at the station as an anchor for 33-years and became the first woman to be inducted into the Connecticut Broadcaster's Association Hall of Fame in 2015. Denise and her husband, Wayne, had one daughter.
A memorial service has been announced for Wednesday, January 29th at 1 p.m. at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. This event is open to the public, however, registration online in advanced is required here.