The Life of Willie Fountain
Willie M. Fountain died on December 17, 2012 at his home in Lowell, MA. He was the beloved husband of the late Beverly M. (Twarog) Fountain who predeceased him on November 5, 2012. Born in Ansonia, CT, he was the son of the late Roosevelt and Annie Mae (Bass) Fountain. He was educated in Ansonia and a graduate of Ansonia High School and then received a degree in Psychology from UMass Lowell. Willie is survived by his siblings, Edna Jones and her husband Joseph of New Haven, CT, Catherine Garris of Naugatuck, CT, Alice Busch of New Haven, CT, Selina Scott of Ansonia, CT, Thomasina Glover of Derby, CT, Walter Fountain of Naugatuck, Herman and Dennis Fountain of Ansonia and a host of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife and parents and his siblings, Beatrice Zollarcoffer and Edward Fountain. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Dec. 21 at 11:00 a.m. from The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St. Ansonia. (www.jenkinskingfh.com) Burial will follow in Pine Grove Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. before the service.