Wodonga, Victoria


FONTANA Robert 'Bookie' Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Karinya Aged Care, Corowa, aged 94 years.Dearly loved brother of Mary, Joan and Lois. Loved uncle to 12 nieces, 6 nephews and their families. Treasured friend of Barry and Ellie. 'Forever In Our Hearts.'

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Many fond memories of a good friend and true gentleman. Fond memories of many good times and drinks at the Barny Pub and Football ground. From your friends Barry and Sue McDermott

As the last living member of the Baxter family I extend my condolences to all of Fontana family.
I will miss my phone calls to Bookie, catching up with what was happening in Barny.
So many memories of the happy times and the association we had growing up together in Barnawartha. Nancy Heatley on behalf of all my past brothers and sisters

As the last living member of the Baxter family I extend my condolences to Bookies family. So many wonderful memories of Bookie and my dearest friend Skittles, and our families sharing happy times together at Barnawartha.

The Baxter "boys and Fontana boys" all reunited, have fun fellas.I think of you all often. Love Judy (Baxter)

Fontana Robert (Bookie) The Barnawartha Football Club Committee, members, past and present players are saddened by the loss of Bookie, past premiership player, committee man, and life long supporter, his presence around the club will be sorely missed. Our thoughts and best wishes go to his family at this sad time.