Fonteno, Francis

Francis Fonteno Services: Have been held. Francis “Frank” Fonteno, 80, of Clovis, died Sunday, Nov. 21, 2004, in Clovis. He was born in Lake Charles, La., to Cristobal and Mary Clara “Emily” Fontenot. He married Maria Margarita Gonzalez on July 3, 1962, in San Benito, Texas. He was a member of the United States Air […]

In tribute: Veteran fought for what was right

By David Irvin: CNJ staff writer He rode B-17s into battle over Europe during World War II, was a persistent and determined to succeed at whatever he did, family members said. Francis “Frank” Fonteno, of Clovis, died Nov. 21 of congestive heart failure after a long bout with several cancers. He as 80. He was […]