Michael J. Barone, 20, of Danville PA passed
away unexpectedly on Friday, March 26, 2021 at his residence. He was born
May 4, 2000_ in Pittsburgh PA the son of Rachel Beth Helman Barone and the
late Joseph John Barone, III.
He graduated from Danville High School in
Michael loved to volunteer in the Main Office
of the Danville High School, Brookside Ministries Church and the Danville
He attended Brookside Ministries Church in
Shamokin Dam PA.
He enjoyed walking with his Mom on Autism
Speaks Walks and with his dog and faithful companion, Isabelle. He was an
avid Star Wars and Godzilla fan, loved playing video games and had a genius
mind with computers.
Michael will be remembered as a “warrior” who
fought through many challenges that he faced daily. His energetic spirit
and the love he displayed to his family with their safe and inclusive
environment will be dearly missed.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by
one brother, Jonathan D. Barone of Danville PA and his maternal grandfather,
Jerry Ray Helman of Hummels Wharf PA and his paternal grandparents: Ruth and
Joseph B. Barone, II of Pittsburgh PA as well as three uncles and their
families. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Sharon Helman on
November 23, 1988.
A Celebration of Michael’s life will be held
on Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 12:00 Noon at Brookside Ministries Church 11
Stetler Avenue Shamokin Dam PA.
The family will provide flowers. Memorial
contributions may be made to Brookside Ministries or The Autism Society 6110
Executive Blvd Suite 305 Rockville MD 20852 or online at
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 W.
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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