Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Miranda M. Fanton

Almond, NY - Miranda M. Fanton age 38, of the Paige Road passed away quietly on Saturday July 25, at the University of Rochester Medical Center after an ongoing illness with complications. She was born on January 26, 1982 in Wellsville to Carl and Venus Flint Fanton.

Miranda graduated from Whitesville Central High School in 2001. She enjoyed listening to all kinds of music, especially the oldies, hunting, fishing, camping four wheeling and Double EE Rodeo Ranch. Miranda loved to play softball and couldn't say enough about her favorite  football team the Washington Redskins. She worked for ACES at Alfred State College as a supervisor in the cafeteria. She spoke fondly and often of “her kids” that worked under her and how much she loved working with them. Miranda especially enjoyed being with her friends and family on outings along with her nieces and nephews.

She is survived by her fiance` Anthony Fantauzzo; her children Mirissa, Gary and Wyatt Bliss of Ulysses, PA., her mother Venus (Jeff Peet) Nickerson of Wellsville and her father Carl (Kim) Fanton of Wellsville; her siblings, Regina (Chris Peacock) Kemp of Wellsville, a brother Mitchell (Sabrina) Fanton of Germany, Mari-kae (Matt Martin) Fanton , Danielle (Jeremy) Cavagna and Khristy Nickerson all of Wellsville; many grand kids, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. She also survived by her four legged companion “ Max “.

Miranda was predeceased by her brother Carl Fanton Jr.

Due to Covid-19 the family is planning a private funeral service at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Belmont with burial in Forest Hills Cemetery. A celebration of life will held her at a later date to be announced, via Facebook, for all of her many friends and family. Please plan on attending with stories and memories that will be cherished for ever. Any memorial contributions may be made to her family members or directly to the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses. To leave online condolences please visit www.embserfuneralhome.com.


  1. Sorry sad sorry for your loss Venus Carl and the rest of your family Rip Miranda
    My heart is with all of you

  2. Kim and Carl, I'm so sorry for your loss, my condolences to your entire family. May her beautiful memory bring joy to your heart one day in the future. Love you!

  3. R.I.P. my sweet friend. ❤️❤️❤️❤️

  4. I'm so very sorry for your loss. You all have a new angel to watch over you all with baby carl. My thoughts and prayers are with you all