Michael A LaFountain


Michael A LaFountain 75, of Au sable Forks entered into eternal rest on Sunday October 28th at Elderwood of Uielhein at Lake Placid.
He was born on May 14,1943 in Au Sable Forks NY. The son of Arthur and Florence (Donahue) LaFountain. Michael was a resident of Au Sable Forks until 2012 when he became a member of the Elderwood community. He was educated by the Sisters of St. Joseph at Holy Name School in Au Sable Forks graduating in 1960.
Michael will be remembered for his sweet and gentle nature, endearing smile, positive attitude and mischievous sense of humor that transcended the boundaries of his lifelong physical limitations and served as an inspiration to all who knew him.
Left to cherish his memory are his devoted friends from childhood, Michael Fitzsimmons of Fern Lake, Au Sable forks. Susan Pulitzer of Au sable Forks and the caring staff at Elderwood who Michael came to regard as family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday November 3, at Holy Name Church in Au Sable Forks with the Rev. Kris Lauzon officiating. Immediately following the Mass, Michael will be interred with his parents at Holy Name Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial Masses or contributions in Michael's memory may be made to Holy Name Church.Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Thwaits -Zaumetzer Funeral Home, 3 College Street Au Sable Forks.
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Published on October 30, 2018
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