Damon L. Pontoon
Damon L. Pontoon, 34, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died July 5.
Pontoon was born on October 5, 1975 in Far Rockaway. He worked as a truck driver. Pontoon; mother, Barbara Pontoon; sons,Da’quan Pontoon and Damon Laroy Pontoon Jr; brother, Kevin Pontoon; sisters, Derinda (Albert) Green and Karen (Elijah) Johnson; nephews, Andre Whetson, Terrance Pontoon, Kevin Pontoon Jr., Keith Pontoon, Kliyel Johnson and Christian Johnson; niece, Christina Duchatelier; special sister, Toni Stewart; his devotee, Michelle Frazier, and a host of family and friends including his beloved “Government.”
Funeral arrangements and memorial service were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. Disposition took place at St. Michael Crematory, Elmhurst, New York.