Michele “Mickey” Tassone, age 67,died peacefully in her home on May 16, 2019, after a two-year battle with cancer.
Mickey was born to the late Michael Tassone and Maria “Rosie” Gentile Tassone on June 14,1951, and was the fifth of seven children.
She is survived by five sisters Marie Hickey, Linda Tassone, Ramona Tassone, Rosemarie (Penny) Rauh, Renee Tassone and brother, Joseph Tassone, as well as three sons, Joshua, Daniel, and Seth Brady, and grandson, Samuel Brady.
She grew up in Stamford and lived briefly in PA and MD before settling in Bethel with her sons in 1996.
She was a hard worker and cherished the many friendships she made during her career. She particularly enjoyed her last job at the Ridgefield Surgical Center.
Mickey enjoyed watching sports and attending baseball games, her daily walks, watching movies, collecting dolls and antiques, and spending time with friends and family. She especially loved being a new grandmother.
Mickey was a devoted mother, sister, and friend, who made acquaintances wherever she went. She is greatly loved and missed.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on June 14, 2019 from 5-7 p.m. at Danbury Memorial Funeral Home