Winfield Richard Fonda Sr.

Mr. Fonda

Winfield Richard Fonda Sr. entered into rest on Saturday, August 4, 2018.

He was born in Johnstown New York, and resided in Fonda, New York for most of his life.

He is the son of the late Richard and Lottie (Peeler) Fonda. He was predeceased by his sons, Winfield R. Fonda Jr. and Timothy R. Fonda.

Mr. Fonda is survived by his daughters, Leslie K. Smith of Fort Orange, Florida, and Rose Marie F. (Steve) Fralick of Jacksonville, Florida; his niece, Roberta (Stanley) Fox; as well as many loving family members and friends.

Winfield worked for the village of Fonda and served in the United States Navy from 1955 to 1957. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing and especially loved camping at Lake Ontario where he enjoyed fishing for salmon.

At Winfield’s request, he will be cremated and have no viewing or services.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Jackson & Betz Funeral Home, 15 Main Street, Fultonville, NY 12072.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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