Public memorial service for TV journalist Denise D’Ascenzo scheduled
A memorial to honor legendary TV journalist Denise D’Ascenzo will be held later this month in Hartford.
WFSB announced Tuesday that the memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Jan 29 at the Connecticut Convention Center.
Seating is limited. Up to two tickets will be provided.
Click here to register for tickets.
D’Ascenzo, 61, died on Dec. 7.
D’Ascenzo was an 11-time Emmy award winner. She has also been honored with seven Associated Press awareds, a national Gabriel Award and two Edward R. Murrow awards.
D’Ascenzo was the longest-serving anchor in the station’s history. She would’ve celebrated 34 years with WFSB in March.
The ceremony will also be streamed live on WFSB.com and the Channel 3 app.