Michael Joseph Fontaine

February 8, 1959 ~ August 23, 2019 (age 60)


Michael Joseph Fontaine, 60, of Accident, MD, went home after his courageous battle with cancer, on Friday, August 23, 2019.

Born February 8, 1959, in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Robert Richard and Kathleen (Snow) Fontaine. He was preceded in death by a sister, Patty Fitzgerald.

Mike was a maintenance worker for Western Maryland Health Systems, Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Diana Lou (Wilt) Fontaine; three sons, Justin Fontaine, Charlotte, NC; Jeremy (Nichole) Fontaine, Fort Ashby, WV; Robert (Amanda) Fontaine, Accident; one daughter, Samantha (John) Beachy, Accident; four brothers, Paul (Debbie) Fontaine, Laurel, MD; Chris Fontaine, North Beach, MD; Ralph Fontaine, Alexandria, VA; Steve (Lisa) Fontaine, Olney, MD; three sisters, Mary (Bob) Wassmann, North Beach; Barbara (Wayne) Smith, Martinsburg, WV; Teresa (Tom) Wurster, Muncie, IN and six grandchildren, Brandon Fontaine, Kadin & Regan Beachy, Caleb Fontaine, Braxton Fontaine and Camden Fontaine. He was loved by many nieces, nephews and friends.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, MD, on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, from 3-7 pm. At his request, cremation will follow the visitation.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Hospice of Garrett County.


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August 27, 2019

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Newman Funeral Homes
179 Miller Street
Grantsville, MD 21536


Hospice of Garrett County
P. O. Box 271, Oakland MD 21550
Tel: 1-301-334-5151

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