Darcy J. D’Ambrosio
GWINN, MI – Darcy Jean D’Ambrosio, 61, of 346 S. Shag Lake Dr., Gwinn, passed away in the care of her loving family on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at UP Health System – Marquette.
Darcy was born November 30, 1956 in Ishpeming to Gerald ‘Porky’ and Sharon (Mackey) Connors, graduated from Gwinn High School, Class of 1974 and was a lifelong Gwinn resident. She married Larry D’Ambrosio on January 6, 1979 at Grace Lutheran Church in Gwinn and together they raised two children.
Darcy was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She loved watching her children grow and participate in sports while they were in school. Her hobbies included spending time outdoors, being at camp, fishing, and enjoying her Friday outings with girlfriends. She also looked forward to the annual Pokeno game night during deer season. Most of all, Darcy cherished time spent with her family and friends, especially her grandson, Connor.
Surviving are her loving husband of 38 years, Larry J. D’Ambrosio; her children, Jerry Joe and Alicia D’Ambrosio, both of Gwinn; beloved grandson, Connor Lucas D’Ambrosio; her father, Gerald ‘Porky’ Connors of Gwinn; two brothers: Francis (Karen) Connors of Ishpeming and Allen (Carla) Connors of Rhinelander; her sister, Kathy (Donald) Keskimaki of Gwinn; a special niece, Peggy (Terry) Corkin; and numerous other nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Sharon, on June 1, 2000.
Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, January 3rd at Grace Lutheran Church with Rev. Rell Spickerman officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends from 2 pm until the time of services at 4 pm at the church on Wednesday, and also at a potluck dinner in the church hall immediately following services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Grace Lutheran Church in Darcy’s memory.
Mrs. D’Ambrosio’s memorial page may be viewed at koskeyfuneralhome.com, where memories and condolences may be shared.