Mary Lee Fontaine

April 22, 1921 ~ February 19, 2019 (age 97)

Mary Lee Ibberson  Fontaine, 97, of Steubenville, OH passed away on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Trinity West.  She was born in Curwensville, PA on April 22, 1921 a daughter of the late Ernest Fishburn Ibberson and Mary Elizabeth Lee Ibberson Dale.  Mary Lee graduated from Curwensville High School in 1939 and Grove City College in 1943.  She was a homemaker and teacher, having taught at Covenant Presbyterian Church Preschool.  She was very active at Covenant Presbyterian Church serving  wherever the Lord called her.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Rev. Edwin F. Fontaine, whom she married August 11, 1943 and also an infant daughter Caroline Lee Fontaine.  Mary Lee is survived by her children Suzanne (George) Pagels of Kansas City, MO, Mary Frances (George) Kurz of Burbank, CA, David (Michele) Fontaine of Omaha, NE and Amy Fontaine of Steubenville, OH; 8 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; brother John (Irene) Dale and her care givers Debora and Gene Copeland of Steubenville.  Friends may call at Dunlope-Shorac Funeral Home, 215 Fernwood Rd., Wintersville, OH on Sunday, 2-5 p.m.  Friends may also call on Monday from 10 a.m. until time of service 11 a.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church, 1443 Belleview Blvd., Steubenville, with Rev. Ron Pritts officiating. 

Memorial contributions can be made to the church







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