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Shirley Fonda
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Birth: 1948
Syracuse
Onondaga County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 1976
Ithaca
Tompkins County
New York, USA

The Daily Press, Utica, Friday, December 31, 1976
Ms. Shirley Fonda
Yorkville - Funeral arrangements for Ms. Shirley Fonda, 28, an associate professor at Cornell University who died Wednesday in Tompkins County Hospital, have been completed by the Heintz Funeral Home in Utica.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday from the funeral home with burial in Grandview Cemetery in Whitesboro. Calling hours are 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 tomorrow.
Ms. Fonda was born in Syracuse, the daughter of William June Wiggins Fonda. She came to Yorkville in 1949.
She was a graduate of Whitesboro Central High School, received her bachelor's degree from Utica College in 1970 and her master's degree from Cornell University in 1973. At the time of her death, Ms. Fonda was working for her doctorate in biological research at Cornell. The Ithaca City Police Department is studying a list of experiments on which she had been working, looking for a clue to her death.
In 1968 she married Budd Brown in Ithaca.
Ms. Fonda was a member of Yorkville Presbyterian Church, Whitesboro Alumni Association, National Honor Association, and was a state volleyball official at Cornell.
Besides her parents, of Yorkville, she leaves a son, Kenneth Brown, of Ithaca; two sisters, Kim and Kelly Fonda of Yorkville, five brothers, William Jr., Steven, Matthew, and Keith Fonda, Yorkville and Mark Fonda of North Syracuse; maternal grandparents, Mrs. and Mr. Harry Wiggins of Syracuse and paternal grandparents, Mrs. Eunice Fonda of Syracuse, and Stewart Fonda, of North Syracuse.
Dr. Manuel Poss, of the county's medical examiner's office said yesterday that the cause of death may not be known for two to three weeks. 
 
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  William David Fonda (1925 - 2009)
 
Burial:
Grandview Cemetery
Whitesboro
Oneida County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Addie
Record added: Feb 12, 2013
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