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FONTAINE, Frances Jeannette Mary (nee Mullen)

August 24, 1927 – December 12, 2012

Frances Fontaine of Calgary passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the age of 85 years.

Frances was born in Kimberley B.C. on August 24, 1927.The Mullen family later moved to Legal, Alberta, where Frances graduated and was later employed as the Legal School secretary and shared the duties of Secretary and Treasurer for the village of Legal with her husband Peter. She eventually worked for The Alberta Department of Agriculture until retirement.

Frances was predeceased in 2002 by her first husband Peter Titiryn and second husband Rolly Fontaine in 2008. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Ray and Laurie Titiryn, Paulette and Paul Kennedy and Bob and Patti Titiryn; step-children, Denise and Gordon Irwin, Linda Hinton and Cathy Fontaine and Wayne Lamoureux; grandchildren and their spouses, Barry and Shauna Titiryn, Krysta and Dave Robinson, Cassandra Kennedy, Jenny Titiryn, Michael and Carrie Kennedy, Danielle and Ken Sutton; Step-grandchildren, Stephan Hinton and Kendra Ojanpera, Chris Hinton, Jeremy Leahy, Lynsee Leahy, Jody Irwin, Christine Irwin and Dwight Muhlbeier and her great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) in August of 2013. Graveside Service to follow at Eden Brook Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through The family would like to extend their thanks to the staff of Palliative Home Care and Sarcee Hospice for their care and compassion. We would be remiss in overlooking a thank you for help and support from Frances’s friends and neighbours of Horizon Village, where she resided.

In living memory of Frances Fontaine, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403)243-8200

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  1. Marian Mucha and Don Thompson :

    Please accept our sincere condolences. Aunty Frances was an inspiration to us, both for her positive outlook and for her feelings of gratitude for all Life had given to her.
    She will remain in our memory.

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  2. Carol Melnychuk :

    I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your mother, grandmother and aunt. Auntie Francis was truly a great person.I fondly remember the lovely gifts that she gave me every Christmas when I was growing up. It was always a fun to spend time with her and her family. Auntie, I love you and will see you again some day.
    Carol Melnychuk (Niece)

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