Dearest Julia and family. Anzalone was named after her great-grandmother, Ball, whose middle name was Desiree. Dear Julia and family. "We were [best friends]. My heart goes out to you. Anzalone passed on September 27, in her home state of Connecticut, after a six-year battle with cancer, People reported on Friday. My deepest condolences to the family my heart is broken with the lost of my beautiful great niece Desiree rest in peace, Deepest Condolences. You were a beautiful girl & obviously very strong. There are no words that anyone could say at this difficult time, yet this beautiful young woman lost her fight of breast cancer.. She was brought into our lives and left way too soon. "She was so special. You living great grandparents have greeted you into paradise. We are friends of Charlie. My Condolences to all Desiree’s family. Desiree S. Anzalone was the daughter of Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone. Lucille’s son Desi Jr. fathered Desiree’s mother, Julia during a relationship he had with a model when he was only 15-years-old. Through most of her childhood, her mother Julia struggled with cocaine addiction and worked as a stripper to support her habit, and allegedly help was not forthcoming from the Arnaz family. Sam we are so sorry for your loss.Our thoughts are with you. I only knew her through my Lucille Ball FB fan pages but it was obvious she was voracious for life. She was stunningly beautiful and such a sweet soul. My best, Leilani Anderson, Desi, laughter awaits you in Heaven with Comic Healers, Artists, and Positive Light. I met Desiree and her Fiancé, Chris, through Kim and Dave, at her benefit. Born Sept. 15, 1989 in Norwalk, Connecticut, Desiree was the daughter of Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone. Our sincere condolences to the families. I'm so sorry. Desiree Anzalone, who was the daughter ... No mother should have to watch that." Anzalone died on Sept. 27 at Smilow Cancer Center in Connecticut, People magazine reported on Friday. In addition to her father Mario and his wife Nancy and her mother Julia Arnaz and her husband Halbert Massey, she is survived by her maternal grandmother, Susan Callahan Howe, maternal grandfather, Desi Arnaz Jr., paternal grandmother, Carol Anzalone and paternal great-grandmother, Marjorie Broadhurst and her fiancé and caregiver, Chris Reynolds. I am so sorry for the passing of your beautiful daughter, in the article that I read, you said that no parent should have to go through losing a child, and I totally agree more than a hundred percent, I am one of those parents, I lost my 30 year old son just 2 years ago, it is the hardest thing as parents that we will ever go through, no matter how old our child is. We want to extend our sympathy to you and your family. Thank you Chris. A post shared by Desiree Anzalone (@desidoodah) Desiree's early life was troubled. Desi Jr.'s first daughter, Julia, gave him his first granddaughter, Desiree S. Anzalone, in September of 1989. Our prayers are with you and your family. She was just 31. I didn't know Desiree personally, but my heart goes out to her family. Prayer to all family. Sending comfort, hugs, and prayer during this difficult time. I feel so blessed to have met Desiree for the brief time my friends Lonnie, Chad, and I came to visit for a project in 2009. A daughter. Desiree will truly be missed such a beautiful lady. Jenn’ family is sending prayers and love your way. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. May you find comfort in her love and memories. My prayers and thoughts are with you at this time!! They will bless you on your next journey. SLEEP IN PEACE Desiree! Let the memories console you. Fly high beautiful. She will always be a beautiful young soul watching over all. Heartbreaking. You amazed me in so many ways. YOUR ARE UNIQUE AND BEAUTIFUL. Recommended to you based on your activity and what's popular • Feedback This lovely Angel is reunited with her grandparent Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz. Get email updates about Desiree Anzalone delivered directly to your inbox. I’m so truly sorry for your heartbreaking loss. So sorry for your lose God bless you and family... Dear Desi: I know that you are celebrating in the afterlife with our Heavenly Father and all of those who have gone before you. Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz Sr.'s great-granddaughter Desiree S. Anzalone has died after a battle with breast cancer. May God stay with you every step. She accomplished much in her short time on this earth, and we are all better off for having been a part of it. Everyone in Stratford loves you Desiree and Chris. Prayers for the family and friends... Laughter in Heaven awaits you. We at I Love Lucy Junkie want you to that Desiree was a pleasure to talk to laugh with and share with us since 2012 we’ve gotten to know this amazing talented young Lady and I feel blessed she was part of our life Love Penny Miller & Kelly Herbert Administration for, Heaven gained a beautiful angel, you will be missed but always in our thoughts and hearts. I hope she gets to meet her and hug her great grandmother. desi & mommy. Julia and her father hadn’t seen each other for years until they were reunited in the 90s. Our prayers are with you and your family. As she now lives as an ANGEL, I am sure GOD will have her watch over you. She radiated positivity and happiness and never ceased to put a smile on my face. May you have so much fun in heaven with your family, already there, and waiting patiently for the rest to arrive. Anzalone died on Sept. 27 at Smilow Cancer Center in Connecticut, People magazine reported on Friday. Then I was saddened to learn of her passing, and feel like crying because of when she passed. Beautiful person and an animal lover... She is in heaven now. Lucille Ball was idolized by millions who never knew the real Lucy — but now the TV legend’s granddaughter has revealed the shocking truth about America’s favorite redhead! Desiree S. Anzalone, the great-granddaughter of I Love Lucy legends Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball, has lost a long battle against breast cancer and has died at the age of 31. Bless you beautiful lady, gone but never forgotten ❤. I read the article on line. I didn't know Desiree personally, but my heart goes out to her family. Chris especially. You are your dad’s everything! You will will be sorely missed. Dance with Jesus. Love you XOXOXOXO, Words can’t express enough how deeply sorry I am for your loss. Lucie Arnaz was born and raised in Los Angeles, the daughter of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, and is the sister of actor Desi Arnaz Jr. She lived for a few years in New York City when she was 10 years old, and attended St. Vincent Ferrer … She will be missed deeply by all but will live forever in our hearts. Sorry for the loss of your beautiful daughter, sister, granddaughter, and friend❣ May she Rest In Peace ! I stumbled over an article about Desiree just now. Desiree, flying forward forever within the Holy and Heavenly Brightest Beam of Light ! You were such a beautiful soul. 13w 2 likes Reply. Extending our deepest sympathy to you and your family during this time. 177 likes. So very sorry! God bless her and you all. There is no deeper love than what he feels for you. Julie & Ricky Coperine, Share to let others add their own memories and condolences. May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. We were best friends. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. She was 31. A bright and shining star, gone way too soon. I feel like a terrible friend. God bless ❤ ❤. See you someday Brave One❤, I am so sorry for your lost! We are friends of Charlie. Desiree was the daughter of Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone, and her maternal grandfather, Desi Arnaz Jr., was the younger of “I Love Lucy” stars Desi Sr. and Ball. You are now with your Great Grandmother Lucy❤❤. I am so sorry for your loss. desidoodah. We had a lot of laughs, we had our ups & downs, our talks, our bargain shopping & ganging up on dad! Julia and family, I am deeply sorry for your great loss. Photo courtesy of Dennis & D'Arcy Funeral Home - Stratford. My thoughts, prayers and love are with the family. Peace to her family and friends. May God give you all, the strength to get through this most difficult time. Desiree S. Anzalone, the great-granddaughter of the legendary Lucille Ball, has sadly passed away at the young age of 31 after a battle with stage 4 breast cancer.. Instagram friend!! Some people's flame burns too bright for this world as I think was Desiree's case. Love you..... DESI YOU CAME INTO MY LIFE LIKE A FLASH. Desiree's Obituary Desiree S. Anzalone, age 31 of Stratford passed Sunday, September 27, 2020 at Smilow Cancer Hospital. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. All our children are special, but this little girl was something else," Julia Arnaz told People. All our children are special, but this little girl was something else. Our thoughts and prayers are with your families! Anzalone passed on September 27, in her home state of Connecticut, after a six-year battle with cancer, People reported on Friday. Dear Julie, My name May, I am writing this for my sister, Aurora, she wanted to tell you; you were one of my favorite childhood friends. View this post on Instagram Thinking of you and your families during this most difficult time. My best, Leilani Anderson, sorry for your loss rest in peace may god be with you our prayers go out to the anzalone family andrea &john, Chris May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Sending love and light to her family, and to her love Chris, who was always by her side. Sincerely Joe Rich Jr. To Desiree's family, Love and prayers for you all. Her mother Julia Arnaz, daughter of Desi Arnaz Jr., said her only daughter died ‘peacefully,’ though ‘watching her slip away was … you were like a little sister to me. Halfway through it, I decided I needed to send her a post. Our hearts are broken. I'm going to miss you so much and I love you. Prayers to help you through this difficult time. According to her obituary, Desiree was born on September 15, 1989, in Norwalk, Connecticut, to Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone. Her mother, Julia Arnaz, offered to People magazine, “She was so special. I read the article on line. No one should have to bury their daughter. Sadly, Desiree Anzalone was born just a few months after her famous great-grandmother died. My prayers and thoughts are with you at this time!!!! For online condolences please visit www.dennisanddarcy.com. Our prayers and blessings are with you. I graduated from UNT and am proud to know of your artist heart. I’m so sorry not to have known you. I feel terrible that I didn’t know what you were going through. We are but a whisper, a gentle breeze, a bright sunrise and a slowly sinking sun on the horizon, sweet beautiful flowers, meant to bloom and then fade away at dusk. Anzalone died at Smilow Cancer Center in Connecticut on Sept. 27. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Born in Norwalk on September 15, 1989 she was the daughter of Mario Anzalone of Stratford and Julia Arnaz of Milford. Desiderio Alberto Arnaz IV (born January 19, 1953), known professionally as Desi Arnaz Jr., is an American actor and musician. To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our, Guest Book sponsored by Dennis & D'Arcy Funeral Home - Stratford Abriola & Kelemen Funeral Home, I'm very sorry for the our loss. Chris God bless you. Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s only great-granddaughter Desiree Anzalone has died at the age of 31. Take care.Cyndy Lou, I'm very sorry for the our loss. Rest In Peace Des ! "She was so special. Julia, I am so very sorry about the loss of your beloved daughter. Julia Arnaz is the love child of an affair between model Susan Howe, then 21, and Lucy’s son Desi Arnaz, Jr. — who was then only 16 years old! She was the only child of Julia and Mario Anzalone, and … Although I did not know Desiree or her family personally I feel compelled to send my condolences to her family. Forward in Flight. Anzalone was born on September 15, 1989, in Norwalk, Connecticut, to Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone, according to her obituary. I'm deepest condolences for the loss of Desiree. I understand the pain of a mother loosing a child, lost my youngest in January-i tried to save his life. Send your deepest condolences with fresh flowers. Anzalone is survived by her parents, her step-brothers and her fiance and caregiver, Chris Reynolds. Desiree Anzalone, the great-granddaughter of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz Sr., has died from breast cancer. Cheryl B., Asheville, NC, Desiree you will be deeply missed by all. Plant a tree to honor the memory of your loved one. Desiree’s mother Julia Arnaz, one of … Let the love from friend's and family carry through your grief.My thoughts are with you. Call anytime if you need a shoulder. Julia, I am so shocked to have seen this. 177 Likes, 14 Comments - Desiree Anzalone (@desidoodah) on Instagram: “desi & mommy” desidoodah • Follow. We have met you and Desiree only once at your birthday party the other year. I am a UNT alum and feel lucky to know you shared your Artist Heart with Us. Julia, Our family extends our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences. I pray for your strength and comfort in the coming days. Desiree you we're a special old soul. As l try to write my condolences l think of Desiree as a true fighter always trying to overcome her illness. Words can not express how sorry I am for your loss of Desiree. 282w. FORLENZOS AND HANLEYS. God called an angel home no more suffering and pain . So sorry for your loss. Dear Julie,I'm sorry to hear of your daughters passing. You were her everything. All of it! We are still." Hug your poppy, sing with Tim & watch over us with my Michael. As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. I remember you and your mom often I am so sorry for the loss. Desiree Anzalone, the only great-granddaughter of Hollywood legends Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, died late last month after a battle with stage 4 breast cancer. Desiree Anzalone, who was the daughter of Julia Arnaz and Mario Anzalone, died on Sept. 27 at Smilow Cancer Center in Connecticut after a battle with stage 4 breast cancer, PEOPLE confirmed. Sorry for the loss of your beautiful daughter, sister, granddaughter, and friend❣ May she Rest In Peace ! My condolences. So sorry of your loss. Desiree was a lover of animals & people but most of all she loved life. 13.7k Followers, 898 Following, 744 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Desiree Anzalone (@desidoodah) My prayers are with Desiree and her family. She was a talented photographer & enjoyed playing guitar with her father, singing & modeling photography. Published in Connecticut Post on Sep. 30, 2020. Hugs & God Bless. My heart goes out to beautiful Desiree's mom Julia and the rest of her beloved family. RIP. Dance on sweet girl ~. I never ever thought your life would be attacked by cancer. Deepest sympathy to the family of Desiree. Although we never met in person, we had some lively chatscand you sure made some beautiful candles!! Julia, I am so sorry for your loss...Matt and I are keeping you close in our Prayers. She will always be a beautiful young soul watching over all. No one should have to bury their daughter. I am so sorry for your loss. Please follow pandemic guidelines by wearing a face mask, keep social distance and avoid lingering after paying your respects to the family. She was predeceased by her beloved grandfather Mario Anzalone, Sr., and her great-grandparents Desi Arnaz Sr. and Lucille Ball.Friends may greet the family on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm at the Dennis & D’Arcy – Abriola & Kelemen Funeral Home, 2611 Main Street Stratford. Beautiful Angel! She is also survived by her step brothers; Sammy and Joe, AJ and Nick as well as her uncle, John and aunts; Melissa, Janine & Sherry. Desiree was an old soul who loved 60’s & 70’s music. Desiree was an old soul with the kindest and most genuine heart. GOD BLESS. Desiree S. Anzalone, the only great-granddaughter of the legendary Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, has sadly passed away after a hard-fought battle with stage 4 breast cancer. We were truly blessed to have you as long as we did. Not to mention your paintings, your music and animals. May you rest in perfect peace. So beautiful and vibrant. We want to extend our sympathy to you and your family. Born in Norwalk on September 15, 1989 she was the daughter of Mario Anzalone of Stratford and Julia Arnaz of Milford. We were so sorry to hear about the passing of Desiree. However, this was after Lucille Ball had passed away, which meant she never got to meet her grandmother. On behalf of the Benefit for D clan....we love you beautiful girl....god bless....hope to see your angelic smile again. Sadly, Desiree died from breast cancer on Sept. 27, 2020 at the age of 31. You were & are a warrior like your dad says. 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