Benjamin Fonda, 69 years old, died Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock at the home of his son, Lester Fonda, two miles northwest of Johnstown. He had been a resident of that vicinity about fifty years. The survivors are one son, Lester, two daughters, Mrs. Myron Filkins of Amsterdam and Mrs. James Marlette of the town of Johnstown; five brothers, William, Emmett and Herbert of Johnstown, Scott of Fonda and Charles of New Jersey, and one sister, Mrs. Edith Sawyer of Broadalbin. Burial was made today in the Johnstown cemetery. Amsterdam NY Evening Recorder and Daily Democrat 1922 Mar-Jul.