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Maurice M. (Moe) Fontaine

fontaineMAURICE M. (MOE) FONTAINE

MAURICE M. (MOE) FONTAINE, 74, of Rockledge, FL and Sterling, CT. died peacefully in Rockledge on July 05, 2013 after a long illness. He was born in Plainfield CT on March 19, 1939.

He lived in Moosup until relocating to Florida in 1988 after retiring as a Superintendent, Juvenile Court, Uncasville CT. He was proud of the time he served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS the Sullivans from 1957-1961. Maurice was a member of the VFW, Rocket Post, Rockledge FL.

Maurice is survived by his wife of 51 years, Carol (Brenek) Fontaine;  sons Mitchell Tate (Maggie), Danielson CT; Lance (Lisa), Moosup, CT; daughters, Lisa Wood, Rockledge, FL. and Susan Young, Cocoa, FL. Maurice is also survived by five grandchildren and 2 great grandsons as well as his brother, Armand, Cocoa, Florida.

Maurice was predeceased by his parents, Francis A. and Lillian (Arsenault) Fontaine and his brother and sister-n-law, Francis R. Fontaine, Sr. and Ruth (Pellett) Fontaine.

Calling hours at Dougherty Brothers Funeral Home, Plainfield, CT on Thursday, July 11, 2013 from 6-8pm with funeral service on Friday,July 12, 2013 at 10:30am.

A very special thank you to Donna, Michelle, Ronnie and Amanda from Hospice of St. Francis.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of St. Francis, 1250B Grumman Place, Titusville, FL. 32780.