FOUNTAIN - A Mass of Christian burial for Theresa J. Fountain, 78, who passed away Wednesday, 12, 2013, at the CVPH Medical Center in Plattsburgh, was celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 17, at St. Peter's Church. The Mass was celebrated by Rev. Scott Seymour, pastor of St. Alexander's Church in Morrisonville. The Altar server was Dan Shusda. The organist was George Shnob. The pall was placed by Patrick Parent, James Conway, Josh Burnell and Matthew Fountain. The Crucifix was placed by Sheila Nesbitt, the Bible was placed by Megan Harris and Rosary was placed by Leise Boise. The readers were Jessica Kratzert and David Marsh. The offertory gifts were presented by Lindsey Harris and Kelly LaDuke. The eulogist was Megan Harris. The pall- bearers were David N. Harris, Michael J. Conway, Scott Spinner, Stephen Spinner, Justin Burnell and Adam LaDuke. Interment will be in the parish cemetery at a later date. Arrangements were entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh. (518) 561-3980. Online condolences and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneral homeinc.com
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