Stan Fontanini

Stan V. Fontanini June 14, 1960 - Feb. 19, 2013 Resident of San Jose Stan was born in Des Moines, Iowa. He went to Ralston High School in Ralston, Nebraska, continuing on to the University of Nebraska and graduating with a BS in Engineering. After working for a few years in Omaha, he moved to California in the mid-eighties, joining his older brother and sister who had come to the San Francisco Bay area in years prior. Over the subsequent years Stan worked for numerous technology companies in engineering, sales and marketing roles. In his spare time he especially enjoyed travel, cycling, hiking, and group fitness workout programs. Stan passed away on Feb. 19, 2013 after a brief illness; we are greatly saddened by this sudden loss. He is survived by older brothers and sisters Joseph, Greg and Vicki, younger sister Mary Beth, and by his long time girlfriend Vivian Chien. The funeral service will be held at Oak Hill Funeral Home at 300 Curtner Ave San Jose, CA 95125 on March 9, 2013 (9:00AM - 1:00PM for Visitation, 1:00PM -2:00PM for Services). Flowers are welcome. Or, since Stan was a great lover of animals, donations on his behalf could be made to the Santa Clara Humane Society or the ASPCA at

Funeral Home

Oak Hill Funeral Home & Memorial Park
300 Curtner Ave San Jose, CA 95125
(408) 297-2447

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28, 2013