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Michael J Fontana

10/10/1957 - 03/04/2019
Aged: 61

Michael was 61 years old and passed away unexpectedly at home on March 04, 2019. He was born in Brooklyn, NY and lived all of his teens in Staten Island. He graduated Wagner high school in 1975. He also graduated Wagner college in 1979 where he received a BS degree and was a member of the Wagner college football team.

He attended the New York City Housing Police Academy where he graduated in September of 1981. He worked as an NYPD policeman until he was disabled on the job 1986.

He married in Brooklyn, NY and moved to Florida shortly after. He is survived by two children, daughter Alyssa and son Michael. He was a proud grandfather of two. He is also survived by his mother Lucy and brother Charles, nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Michael excelled in sports and was a avid fan of all sports but specially the NY Mets. He would never let us forget that he caught a foul ball off the bat of Ron Swoboda at Shea stadium.

Mike always had the biggest heart and best sense of humor. He will always have a piece of our hearts.


ALL COMMENTS (2)

  • Matilda delman says:

    Mike Fontana was a true hero and a great policeman we all will never forget you Rest In Peace Mike aunt matilda

  • Edwin Ostrand says:

    I am so glad I had the honor to meet and get to know Mike, and for us to share some of our stories as Police Officers. Mike had the biggest heart and love for his children, a wonderful and caring father. He is truly missed, and never forgotten.

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