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Joseph Paul Fonfara

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“I met Joe at the Downtown Airport in 1992. He was a good man. So sorry to learn of his passing. He will be missed all those who know him. May the...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: William Goodro - Ft. Collins, CO

“Dear Penny:I met you and Joseph at your father's funeral. I am sorry for Joe's passing and offer my prayers for Joseph and you.Scott Bloch ”
2 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“This man's Father in Law (Dr. John Senior) is a great man......Anne and I have a son in Atchison, KS who just recognized Senior as a Catholic scholar...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Russell Farrell - Gallup, NM

“Dear Penny,I did not meet your husband, and with even the little I know now, I see that this was a loss for me. Not to be confused with the loss you...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: James Taylor - St. Marys, KS

“Myself and many others spent countless hours, back in the day, just hanging out at the music stores Joe operated (I can think of 3 locations)...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Steve Bennett - Golden Valley, MN

“Dear Penny and Paul, I was so saddened to hear of Joe's passing. Joe was so helpful in my time of need. He is dearly missed. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Lester Bull - Loveland, CO

“Joe taught me how to fly and soloed my on my 16th. More importantly, he taught me how teach others how to fly, and started me on my life long career...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Williams - Fort Collins, CO

“Penny and Paul you are in my thoughts and prayers ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Candi McReynolds - Frisco, CO

“My heatfelt condolences to Penny & Paul on this unimaginably sad day. I wish I was there with you, Matt, Chris and Andrew. You are in my heart,...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Francesca Senior Carroll - MS

“Joe was a great friend, like a brother, to my son, Mark, at Appleway with guitar lessons and flying lessons to solo at 16. Throughout Mark's life,...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Dolores Williams - Fort Collins, CO

“I first met Joe in the early 70's. He was flying a Starduster II out of the downtown Fort Collins Airpark. We became friends based on a common...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Ron Bland - Greeley, CO - friend

“Joe was a wonderful person. He assisted our son during his troubled times. I am sure he will be missed by many, especially those who he helped.May he...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Joe and Ann Kaywood - Richland, MI

Joseph was born on January 31, 1945 and passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Joseph was a resident of Colorado at the time of passing.

He graduated from the University of Wyoming with a degree in Music in 1969, where he was also a member of the National Guard.

A Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Bohlender Funeral Chapel. A Requiem Mass will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St John XXIII Catholic Church, 1220 University Ave, Fort Collins. Interment Grandview Cemetery. Requiem Mass JUN 15. 10:00 AM Saint John XXIII Catholic Church 1220 University Avenue Fort Collins, CO, US Grandview Cemetery 1900 W. Mountain Ave. Ft. Collins, CO, 80521 JUN 14. 05:00 PM - 07:00 Bohlender Funeral Chapel 121 W. Olive Street Fort Collins, CO, US, 80524 http://www.bohlenderfuneralchapel.com.