Louis J. Fonda Jr., 84, of Palm Bay, FL, died Friday May 10, 2019 at Riverview Senior Resort after an extended illness.
Born in New Haven, CT to Anna (Audi) Fonda, and Louis Fonda Sr., Louis resided most of his life in Hamden, CT where he was a private business owner for many years.
He served as an MP Sargent in the United States Marine Corps. during the Korean War. Louis was a member of the Elks club and enjoyed spending time with family and attending his grandchildren's baseball games.
Louis is preceded in death by his sisters, Lucia Friello of East Haven, CT, and Maryanne Rusate of Wallingford, CT. He is survived by his two daughters, Lisa (Marc) Barden of Swampscott MA, and Maria (Joseph) Conte of Rockledge, FL; brothers Anthony Fonda Sr. of North Branford, CT, John Fonda Sr. of Madison, CT, Albert Fonda of Hamden, CT, and Ralph Fonda of Bethany, CT; grandchildren Kyle (Nicole) Barden of Marblehead MA, Gina (Tyler) Grube of Pittsburgh PA, and Christopher and Nicholas Conte, both of Rockledge, FL; great-grandchild Lorenzo Barden of Marblehead, MA; and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be held on Friday, May 17th at 9:00AM at the Cape Canaveral National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made online to the Dementia Society of America www.demntiasociety.org/donate.