Brian K. Fontaine, 49 of Marlborough and formerly a long-time resident of Troy died on Thursday, February 3, 2022 at Cheshire Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Keene. He passed quietly and peacefully with the love of his wife near after a brief period of declining health.
Brian was born the son of Ida B. (Mattson) and the late Edward “Rocky” E. Fontaine on May 9, 1972 in Keene. He was educated locally and graduated from the Monadnock Regional High School class of 1991. Brian would want it mentioned that his stepmother, the late Virginia Fontaine, raised him as her own son.
On February 20, 2003 he exchanged vows with Kimberly J. Rivest. They were married in a simple service with their parents in attendance. In the twenty-one years that they were together, Brian never failed to show how much he adored his wife, Kimberly.
He was employed by the City of Keene in the Facilities and Mechanical Management Office close to 17 years. Never one to sit still, he also worked for Fairfield’s and The Elm City Brewing Co.
He enjoyed playing softball, hunting with father, uncle Chuck and cousins, Michelle and Alan as well as close friends. He also enjoyed fishing with his friends, Jon, Alan, Don, Brian and A.J. We have to mention Patriots football! He loved being with his large family, especially his grandchildren. He was a long-time and active member of the Christian Life Fellowship in Swanzey where he assumed the role of Lead Deacon. Brian was also a member of the Association Sportsman’s Club in Fitzwilliam for many years.
Mr. Fontaine is survived by his wife, Kimberly J. Fontaine of Marlborough. His mother, Ida B. Womble and her husband Scott of Gastonia, N.C. His three children; Dylan Fontaine of Dublin, Felicia Hume and her husband Nicholas of Alstead and Emma Fontaine of Marlborough. His siblings; Mark E. Fontaine and his wife, Laura of Swanzey. Susan M. Sachetti and her significant other, Scott Seymour of Swanzey. Julie L. Sachetti and her significant other, Rick Germana of Swanzey. Donald C. Sachetti of Swanzey and Robert A. Sachetti and his wife, Melissa “Mel” of Swanzey. Two grandchildren; Colt M. Hume and Paisley V. Hume of Alstead, his favorite cousin “brother” Alan Purrington and his wife Diane, Uncle Chuck Fontaine and his Aunt Priscilla, many cousins, nieces, nephews, extended family and numerous friends.
Calling/fellowship hours will be held on Friday, February 11, 2022 from 4 to 6pm at the Christian Life Fellowship Church, 211 Whitcomb Rd. Swanzey, NH. 03446. A worship and celebration of life service will follow. Flowers will gladly be accepted. However, the family would prefer donations be made in memory of Brian K. Fontaine to: Christian Life Fellowhip or House of Hope, P.O. Box 10371, Swanzey, NH. 03446.
All services are under the care of Cheshire Family Funeral Home and Crematories, 46 S. Winchester St. Swanzey, NH. 03446. WWW.cheshirefamilyfh.com