Funeral set for Vicky Fontana, wife of former London mayor – The London Free Press



The visitation and funeral for Vicky Fontana, the wife of former London mayor Joe Fontana, will be held Wednesday and Thursday.

Fontana died at her home Sunday. She was 65 years old.

Visitation will be held at O’Neil Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at Our Lady of Czestochowa Church in London on Thursday at 11 a.m. followed by an internment at St. Peter’s Cemetery.

Fontana kept a low profile during her husband Joe Fontana’s lengthy career in public office, first as a Liberal member of parliament for nearly two decades and later as London’s 59th mayor, from 2010-2014.

Those wishing to make donations are asked to give to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Fontana is survived by three children, four grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.