Linda Marlene Fontano

Linda Marlene Fontano

Port Jervis, NY


Linda Marlene Fontano of Port Jervis, NY, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2018 at Westchester Medical Center after a 10 year battle and is now at peace with the Lord.  She was 69.

She was born April 24, 1948 in Staten Island, NY the daughter of the late William and Ethel Bellach Cummings.

Linda was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.  Despite her life’s trials and tribulations, she maintained a loving heart and gave to others.  She had a strong faith in the Lord and believed in forgiveness.  She enjoyed watching Joseph Prince, John Hagee and the Copeland’s. 


Surviving are:

Her loving husband of 40 years, Dominick S. Fontano, Sr.  

Her loving children: Patricia Fontano and her companion Robert Mains     

                                Dominick S. Fontano, Jr.           

Grandchildren: Robert D. Ackerley, Paris L. and Nadia M. Khan     

She was predeceased by her beloved son, William (Joe) Lauro; grandson, Joseph A. Khan and her closest sister, Dolores Hayes


Friends may call at the Gray-Parker Funeral Home, Inc. 100 East Main Street Port Jervis on Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 5:00pm - 7:00pm.


Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 7:00pm at the funeral home with Pastor Tom Mortenson officiating.


Cremation will be at MacLennan Hall Crematorium, Milford, PA.


Linda would have wished memorial contributions may be made in memory of her grandson, Joseph to the Dravet Syndrome Foundation, Inc., PO Box 3026, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034.


Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis.  For additional information, directions, or to send a condolence note to the family please visit