Daniel T. Afflitto
Occupation:Cantor Fitzgerald | PartnerPersonal Memorial Website:http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2001/memorial/people/2477.htmlDedicated Memorial Sites:Reflections:The New York Times Portraits of Grief
Dan Afflitto Memorial Scholarship FundBiography:
Daniel Thomas Afflitto, age 32, died on September 11, 2001, at One World Trade Center.
Danny was a 1987 graduate of Wayne Hills High School where he was Vice-President of the Student Council and a member of the Varsity Soccer team. Thereafter, he attended St. Joseph’s University and graduated in 1991. While at St. Joseph’s, Danny was a member of the Crimson Key Society and a co- founder of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity. In 1999, Danny became a partner at Cantor Fitzgerald and worked on the 104th Floor of the North Tower as the Director of Listed Equities.
Danny was a devoted husband to Stacey Afflitto nee Rizzo and father of two sons, Joseph and Daniel, Jr. A lifelong resident of Pines Lake, he is survived by his mother and father, Eleanor and Joe Afflitto; his brother, Joe Afflitto Jr; sister-in-law, Lisa Afflitto; and three nieces, Devin, Tia, and Nicole Afflitto.
In his memory, the Danny Afflitto Memorial Scholarship Fund was formed and provides Scholarships, each year, to deserving graduates from Wayne Hills High School.