Mrs. Mary Ellen Fonda, wife of Jacob H. Fonda, of 43 Union street, died this morning at 12:30 o'clock at St. Mary's hospital after a lingering illness, aged 64 years. Mrs. Fonda was born in Ireland but came to this country when she was 16 years of age and Amsterdam has since been her home. She was a devoted member of St. Mary's church and was held in high esteem by all who knew her. She was twice married, her first husband being Thomas Cross, who died about ten years ago. The surviving members of the family are her husband, three daughters, the Misses Florence, Helen and Margaret Cross, all of this city, two sons. First Lieutenant Thomas J. Cross of Camp Lewis, Washington, and Richard Cross of this city, and also several brothers and sisters.
Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder and Daily Democrat, Thursday, September 29, 1921 Information provided by Mark Fonda (#46845756)
Saint Marys Cemetery
New York, USA
Plot: Section 5
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Record added: Oct 17, 2011
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