Obituary of Edward M LaFountain
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Edward LaFountain, age 76, of Granville, New York passed away on April 30, 2023, surrounded by loved ones. He is survived by his wife of 51 years Gail LaFountain, daughter Sonia LaFountain, grandchildren Ethan and Marlee Ginyard, and sisters Mary LaFountain and Helen Casinelli. He joins his previously departed son Michael LaFountain in eternal rest. Edward was born in Granville, New York, the son of Edward and Helen “Ella” (Hondro) LaFountain, where he also attended high school. He received his associate degree in marketing from Adirondack Community College and also attended Castleton College. Ed was a fun spirited person with many skills and passions. He served the US Postal Service for many years as a mail carrier and later in maintenance. Edward was an excellent storyteller, made friends easily, and was known for his wit and ingenuity. He was a proud US Army veteran. Ed was a member of the Penhyrn Hose Fire Co. in Middle Granville for many years. He enjoyed vacations in Maine as well as spending quality time with friends and family at home and in his workshop. His favorite hobbies included landscaping, gardening, winemaking, construction, and mechanics. A funeral service will be held graveside at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Middle Granville, NY on Friday, May 26th, 2023 at 3 PM. Family and friends are invited to attend . Online condolences may be made at www.robertmkingfuneralhome.com. On Sunday May 26, 2023 from 1-4 Ed's sisters are hosting a gathering at GPS address 410 Gansevoort Rd in Fort Edward, NY to honor Ed's memories and share stories.To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Edward LaFountain, please visit our Tree Store
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