Fonda Family Genealogy

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Descendants of Jellis Douw Fonda (1614-1659)

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  • ID: ind13101
  • Name: Walter Robert FONDA
  • Given Name: Walter Robert
  • Surname: Fonda
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 29 JUN 1922 in Niskayuna, NY
  • Note: http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=amfonda&id=ind13101
  • Death: 20 DEC 2013
  • Age: 91y 5m 21d in Schenectady, NY
  • Note: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=125936375
  • Burial: Saints Cyril and Method Cemetery, Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY
  • Note: b. Niskayuna, NY; 1925 New York State Census, Niskayuna, A.D.01, E.D.03, Schenectady Co., NY; 1930 US Federal Census, Niskayuna, Schenectady Co., NY; 1940 US Federal Census, Duanesburg, Schenectady Co., NY (Walter Fonda, b. 1923, NY, Son, Earl, Ella); bur. Saints Cyril and Method Cemetery, Rotterdam, Schenectady Co., NY; [WWII Service: Fonda Walter R, New York, Albany New York, 11-13-42, PVT, New York, Forging-Press Operator, Single, w/o dependents, Selectees]; [Duanesburg - Walter Fonda, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Fonda of Duanesburg is spending a 30 day furlough at his home here. Fonda is being redeployed to the Pacific area, after one year of service in the European theater of operations. He took part in the Rhineland action and in central Europe. He was in Austria on V-E day. On completion of his furlough, he will report at Fort Dix. Schenectady NY Gazette, Thursday, August 16, 1945]; [Walter R. Fonda, 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 20, 2013 at Ellis Hospital. Born in Niskayuna, he is the son of the late Earl and Ella Fonda. Walter proudly served our country in the United States Army during WWII. He served overseas in Wales, England, France, Germany and Austria. Walter was employed by General Electric in Schenectady for 47 years as a tool and die maker. Walter was a lifetime member of VFW Post # 357, a 27 year member of The Rotterdam Volunteer Fire District #2 and a member of the Disabled American Veterans. Walter is survived by his son, Walter J. Fonda. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Lena in 2006. Walter was also predeceased by his siblings, Harvey, Albert and Florence. Memorial contributions may be made in Walter's name to The American Heart Association, 440 New Karner Rd., Albany, NY 12205. A funeral service for Walter will be held Friday, December 27th at 11 a.m. at Newcomer Cannon Funeral Home, 343 New Karner Rd. Calling hours will be Thursday, December 26th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. To leave a special message for the family online, please visit NewcomerAlbany.com. Schenectady Daily Gazette, Sunday, December 22, 2013.] >> www.fonda.org <<



    Father: Earl FONDA b: 09 MAR 1890 in New York
    Mother: Ella b: 10 AUG 1890 in Lithuania

    Marriage 1 Lena IZZO b: 17 JAN 1921 in New York
    • Married: 11 JUN 1949 in Church of the Assumption, Mechanicville, NY
    • Note: m. Church of the Assumption, Mechanicville, NY; [Mechanicville - Miss Lena Izzo, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Izzo, Stillwater Ave., and Robert Fonda, son of Walter Fonda, Duanesburg, were married Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Church of the Assumption... The couple left on a wedding trip to New York City and Washington, D.C... On their return they will reside in Schenectady. The bride attended the local High School and the bridegroom attended school in Schenectady. Both are emploved at the General Electric Co., Schenectady. Saratoga Springs NY Saratogian, Thursday, June 16, 1949]
    Children
    1. Has No Children Living FONDA

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