VIDEO: Denise D'Ascenzo, beloved Channel 3 anchor, dies unexpectedly Posted Dec 7, 2019 Posted Dec 7, 2019 10 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save As featured on Longtime WFSB family member and friend, Denise D'Ascenzo, passes away We have some heartbreaking news to share. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (10) comments sorello Dec 8, 2019 8:24am I am so deeply sadden. Denise was a true professional and a tribute to her profession. Her smile radiated, her graceful poise was engaging and when Denise spoke she had my full attention. I say my prayers for her husband and daughter, her family and all of her WFSB family. Denise has left her footprint that will never be forgotten. Report Add Reply Debbi-B Dec 8, 2019 8:11am My husband and I were very saddened to awake this morning to the shocking & tragic news of Denise D’Ascenzo’s sudden & unexpected passing. She was always our favorite news person, so highly respected & beloved by so very many! Denise & her pleasant manner & almost always smiling face will be missed by countless numbers of her fans but most strongly by her family as well as her WFSB news family. Our condolences, sympathy & prayers for strength go out to all in her life as they struggle to go on without her by their sides. Rest in peace dear Denise. We all know that God has welcomed you home to His side where she’s now a true angel looking out for all those she left behind! 😘💔🙏 Report Add Reply Sandi Dec 8, 2019 6:55am How saddened to read about Denise. She was a consummate news anchor and had a smile who could melt the toughest critics. Condolences to her husband, daughter and of course the Eyewitness news team. Report Add Reply catcar62191 Dec 8, 2019 6:52am I am crushed and at a loss for words. I've watched Denise for 30 years on WFSB. She was the kindest person and a woman that was the epitome of class. Heaven has gained an angel. My condolences to her family and her WFSB family. Report Add Reply Louise Dec 8, 2019 6:42am I was saddened to see the news that Denise D'Ascenzo suddenly passed away. She was a consummate professional, deftly making use of a lovely mezzo voice in her work and always conducting herself with humility and kindness. Having worked with her a few times, I walked away thinking "This is someone to look up to." Report Add Reply Ezyrdrfatboy Dec 8, 2019 5:41am So sad for a really nice person. She will be missed. My condolences to her family. Report Add Reply Elaine1972 Dec 8, 2019 12:21am RIP peace Denise you were a great anchor and beautiful mother. Gone way to young my condolences go to your husband and daughter you were a smiling face to channel three. May GOD BLESS YOU. [sad]. May the lord wrap his arms around you. You we definitely be missed by all especially all co- workers. Report Add Reply Fanof3 Dec 7, 2019 10:52pm We are heartbroken to hear about Denise . All her colleagues, family and friends are in our prayers Report Add Reply Eboni Dec 7, 2019 10:04pm I loved to watch you.. you gave the news straight, clear, and percise... you could hear intelligence in your voice, and it was captivating to me, it always made me look, and more importantly, listen... like a lady Dan Rather , or Walter Cronkite ..prayers 🙏🏽for your family and WFSB... I'm going to miss you Mrs Denise D'Ascenzo Report Add Reply Summergirl79 Dec 7, 2019 8:54pm Denise has been my favorite anchor for over 30 years. She was always down to earth, kindhearted and professional - a beautiful person with the most wonderful smile. This is such a shock. She will be so missed. 💔Heartfelt condolences to her family, her coworkers and all who love her. 💜 Report Add Reply Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion.