CHERRYVALE — Steven Dale Fontes, 52, of Cherryvale died Sunday, Oct. 17, 2010, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center in Wichita.
He was born Dec. 25, 1957, in Providence, R.I., to Joseph A. and Anita M. (Doquette) Fontes. He attended schools in West Warwick, R.I.
Mr. Fontes did landscape work.
Survivors include five sisters, Doreen M. Hopkins of Cherryvale, Janet D. Benson of Independence, Jeanette G. Teauge of Chautauqua, Diane C. Barnette of Hutchinson and Anita M. Fontes of Providence, R.I.; and four brothers, Joseph A. Fontes of Independence, John A. Fontes of Cherryvale, Phillip D. Fontes of Chanute and Michael C. Fontes of Indianapolis, Ind.
Mr. Fontes has been cremated. A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Calvary Cemetery at Independence. Potts Chapel of Cherryvale is in charge of arrangements.