Posts by Kristin

Camp Namanu Memorial 8 Sept 2018

On Saturday, September 8th During the annual reunion weekend at Camp Namanu those who knew Ann will meet to remember her. The gathering will be right after the group photo (approx 10:30 a.m.) in Blue Wing Lodge. Friends of Namanu Weekend Information

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Ann Fontaine – Mentor, Justice Maker, Communicator, Innovator

Many of you are aware that the Rev. Ann Fontaine, formerly resident in the State of Wyoming, is under hospice care at her home in Cannon Beach, Oregon, where she and husband Jim had returned following Jim’s retirement from medicine in 2012. eSpirit felt that it would be appropriate to do a feature story on…

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Trinity Episcopal, Lander WY, 20 June 2018

Friends of Ann Fontaine are invited to a service at 6pm on 20 June 2018 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Lander, Wyoming to celebrate Ann’s life, friendship, and ministry. Contact Information: Trinity Episcopal Church 860 South 3rd Street Lander, Wyoming 82520 Website: http://trinity.diowy.org Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TrinityEpiscopalChurchLander/

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St Catherine’s Episcopal 20 May 2018, 5 p.m.

St Catherine’s of Alexandria in Nehalem, Oregon will hold a bilingual memorial service for Ann at 5 p.m. on  Sunday, 20 May 2018 with the Reverend Karen Tiegs presiding. 36335 Hwy 101 Map Nehalem, OR 97131 Between Nehalem and Manzanita    

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Grace Episcopal, Astoria OR on 18 April

[Updated 13 May 2018] Thank you all for the love and support you have shown during this time. The memorial service yesterday was wonderful. So many people contributed their time and talent to make it all happen.   Last night, near sunset, we gathered on the beach and said good bye one last time before…

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Continuing to Remember Ann+

by Linda Ryan Along with Education for Ministry (EfM), Episcopal Café, and most of the Episcopal Church as a whole, I am mourning the loss of a mentor, co-mentor, editor, friend, and incredible resource and example, namely Ann Fontaine. So many words have been written about her since her passing this past week that anything…

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Ann Fontaine, Rest In Peace

This is Kristin Fontaine, Ann Fontaine’s daughter. She passed away peacefully on April 18th at home after several weeks of hospice care. I am posting this on her blog so there will be a publicly accessible place to share information about Ann’s memorial service and plans.  The is the most current information that I have…

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Come, Thou

by Kristin Fontaine As most readers already know my mom, Ann Fontaine, passed away earlier this week. To say I will miss her greatly is an enormous understatement. I don’t think I even realize how much I will miss her. I know from the many cards, emails, texts, and social media contacts that I am…

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Remembering Ann from the SttS Contributors

Although I never got to meet her in person, Ann Fontaine has been walking alongside me almost as long as I’ve been an Episcopalian. We first met when I was new to the church, around 2006, via the blogosphere. She later coerced me (in that won’t-take-no-for-an-answer way of hers) to do online EfM in one…

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