Danny entered eternal rest on November 5, 2013 surrounded by his loving wife and family. Born on August 17, 1923 to Sam and Nancy Fantoni. Danny is survived by his beloved wife of 68 years, Virginia. Danny is also survived by nieces Addie (John)Cooke, Pattie (Russ) Billings, Helen (Bob) Sorrentino, Tammy (Larry) Brown, and Kathy (Earl) Fabrizio. Nephews Tommy (Karen) Gardella, and Joey (Jan) Narracci. And many more Great and Great-Great Nieces and Nephews. Also sisters in law, Lucile Baskin, and Tillie Gardella, brother in law, George Fabrizio, and many wonderful friends. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers James (Doreen), and John; sisters Theresa (Albert) and Mary (Norman).
Right out of high school Dan was drafted by the United States Army Medical Corp. 10th Mountain Division, 85th Division Company K located at Camp Hale, Colorado in the Ski Troop. Danny was awarded the Bronze Star in 1945 and during his outstanding military career was also awarded the top honor of Purple Heart.
During their marriage of 68 years, Dan and Virginia enjoyed being active in their church, Life Source Adventist Fellowship. They enjoyed their church and studies for their entire adult life and had many great friends. The relationship he had with his Lord was of great comfort for him throughout his life, especially during his final hours.
Dan and Virginia traveled extensively throughout the world during their 68 years together. They enjoyed 12 cruises and several land tours including Hawaii, Tahiti, Africa, 3 European tours, Mexico, Caribbean, New Guinea, Holy Land, Egypt, Canada, Panama, and many more.
His life on earth was complete and the many memories that his family and friends have is that of a loving kind-hearted man who was a great inspiration for many.
He will be missed .
Visitation Tuesday, November 12, 2013, from 5pm to 8pm at Olinger Crown Hill. Services Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 10am in the Chapel of Peace at Olinger Crown Hill. Interment to follow at Olinger Crown Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Danny's name to LifeSource Adventist Fellowship, 6200 W. Hampden Ave., Denver, CO 80227 - (303) 988-8371.