Mr. Fortunato D'Ascoli
Passed away on May 12, 2020
On Tuesday, May 12, 2020, Fortunato D’Ascoli of Montgomery Village, MD died of complications of Parkinson’s disease and dementia.
Beloved husband of the late Antonia D’Ascoli, loving father of Maria and his late son Giuseppe.
He was born in Scilla, Reggio Calabria, Italy. His passion was cooking Italian food and as a profession, he worked as an antipasto chef.
Brother of the late Franca D’Ascoli Marra’, Rocco D’Ascoli and Giacoma D’Ascoli Papalia.
Also survived by nieces, nephews and cousins in Italy, New York and California.
Mass of Christian burial will be offered at St. John Neumann’s Catholic Church, 9000 Warfield Rd., Gaithersburg, MD 20882 on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. (Mass is being offered to family only) with exterior drive by viewing to begin at 10:00 a.m.
Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Colma, CA on May 26, 2020.
For those that are not able to attend the service, the funeral mass will be live stream on St. John Neumann youtube channel.
Go to. http://www.saintjohnneumann.org/ and there is a link on the home page for the youtube channel. It would go live there.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Parkinson’s Foundation of the National Capital Area, 8830 Cameron St. #201, Silver Spring, MD 20910 or Alzheimer’s Association, N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601.