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Nov. 19, 1921 - Apr. 30, 2014
Alma (Taylor) Fontaine, age 92 entered into rest on April 30th in North Ridgeville, Ohio.
She was born on November 19, 1921 in Newton, Kansas. She graduated Valedictorian of her high school class, and after earning her teaching degree from Missouri State College, taught for two years in a small one room schoolhouse.
She married Don in 1942 and together they raised four children while he served for almost 30 years in the US Air Force.
They retired in 1965 to Venice, Florida and enjoyed golfing, sailing, camping, ballroom dancing, walking on the beach and traveling around the country in their RV. They were also active Ham radio operators.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 71 years, Don, parents Roy and Rosa, brother Marvin, sons Gary and Mike and grandchildren Tom and Becky.
She is survived by daughters, Jan (Bob) Leither of North Ridgeville, OH and Pati (Rich) Ventresca of
Venice, FL., 13 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be private. Donations in her name can be made to St. Jude Children's Research
Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 38105.
Online tributes and condolences may be viewed and expressed at catavolosberryfuneralhome.com
Arrangements entrusted to CATAVOLOS-BERRY FUNERAL HOME, Westlake, Ohio.
Published in Herald Tribune from May 4 to May 5, 2014