Miami Herald, The (FL) - October 29, 2002 Deceased Name: Joyce Fonda FL United States
FONDA JOYCE, 86, was born Joyce Rupprecht in Detroit, Michigan and married Jack Fonda in 1949. Joyce was a String Bass player in her own band, but she played in other bands too. In Michigan, Joyce was a member of the Eastern Star and served as President of the A.S.S.E. for the years 1972 and 1973. She was baptized in the Strathmore Baptist Church in Birmingham, Michigan. She is survived by her special friends of 50 years, Nick & Betty Gimpel. In Florida, Joyce belonged to the United Methodist Church in Hollywood, Florida. She was a member of the Florida Does' Lodge #145. Joyce is survived by her sisters, Shirley Nallines, Edna DeWitt and a brother, Louis Rupprecht. Joyce is also survived by Marion Paul Wade who was like a daughter to her, and many other good friends. Funeral service 5:00 p.m. Wednesday at FRED HUNTER'S HOL- LYWOOD MEMORIAL GARDENS HOME, 6301 Taft Street, where friends may call Wednesday 3:00 p.m. to service time. Cremation by FRED HUNTER CREMATORY.