Wayne Fontana dead: Wayne Fontana cause of death – obituary – tributes
- Date of death : August 6, 2020.
- Age: 74 year old
- Cause of death: unconfirmed
How did Wayne Fontana die?
Wayne Fontana, a pop singer best known for the 1965 hit “The Game of Love,” died on Thursday, according to his family. He was 74.
“The family of Wayne Fontana regret to announce he passed away this afternoon at Steppinghill Hospital, Stockport. His long term partner was by his side,” a spokesperson for Fontana’s family wrote on Twitter Aug. 6.
Wayne Fontana obituary, funeral arrangement, any GoFundMe page
The family are yet to make public the obituary and funeral arrangements. We are unable to confirm if a GoFundMe was created by the family/friends of the deceased at the time of this publication.
This post will be updated with more information as they are made available and public.
Wayne Fontana tributes
Family, friends and loved ones of the deceased have taken to their social media pages to share tributes, kind words and prayer.
Tony Blackburn wrote;
So sorry to hear about the passing of great 60’s icon Wayne Fontana yesterday.He was a lovely guy and gave us some great https://t.co/BF3e2O110t Sounds Of The Sixties has been recorded already for tomorrow we will do a tribute on Saturday week’s show. R.I.P. Wayne
So sorry to hear about the passing of great 60's icon Wayne Fontana yesterday.He was a lovely guy and gave us some great https://t.co/BF3e2O110t Sounds Of The Sixties has been recorded already for tomorrow we will do a tribute on Saturday week's show. R.I.P. Wayne
— Tony Blackburn (@tonyblackburn) August 7, 2020
Peter Noone wrote;
“Wayne Wayne don’t go away,” Noone wrote. “After 59 years of friendship, laughter, tears jail cells and lost brain bells, we have handed over our lovely lead singer Wayne Fontana to the big band in ROCK AND ROLL HEAVEN.”
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