Antoinette D'Amato

 

 

Age: 99

 

Summary: mother of former U.S. Senator Alfonse D'Amato who was credited with getting her son elected to the New York Senate in 1980 and also appeared in a TV commercial carrying a bag of groceries and told viewers to "vote for my son Al."

 

 

Cause of Death: In her sleep

 

Born: February 22, 1915

 

Died: April 24, 2014

 

Location: Island Park, New York