She graduated from Pompano Beach Senior High School in Pompano Beach, FL.
She is survived by daughters Natalie, Ava, Winter and Violet. Parents Vincent S. Montella (Yndira), Robin R. Forgash (Walter), Sister Melissa Prochilo (Domenick), Brother Vincent T. Montella, Brother Steven Forgash and Sister Haily Forgash.
Stephanie grew up with saltwater in her veins and spent much of her childhood enjoying the coast of South Florida and the Bahamas. She was an award-winning equestrian and loved her horse The Real Contender (Baby). She was an overachieving academic and graduated High School prior to her junior year. She worked as an assistant to her Grandfather Dr. Thomas Dennis at his Pompano Beach practice. Stephanie had a love for life and deeply cherished her family and friends.
The family would like to thank everyone for the care and compassion they showed during this difficult time.
Visitation with the family will occur on Sunday, December 3rd, 2023 (2pm – 6pm) at the Kraeer Funeral Home located at 1199 East Sample Road, Pompano Beach.
Burial will be on Thursday, December 7th, 2023 (12pm) at Coral Ridge Funeral Home & Cemetery, 950 Chiquita Blvd. S. Cape Coral, FL.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to family or friends that may require a helping hand during the holiday season.