Daniel P. Defonte, 59, of South Williamsport, Pa., passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013. Dan was born Feb. 15, 1953, in Brooklyn, N.Y. He was the son of Nicholas J. and Margaret V. Defonte (Villareale). He graduated in 1975 from Lycoming College with a B.A. degree in sociology. Dan's life career was in sales and he was currently employed as a sales representative with hibu-Yellow Book.