VoyForums

VoyUser Login optional ] [ Contact Forum Admin ] [ Main index ] [ Post a new message ] [ Search | Check update time | Archives: 12345678910 ]
Subject: Singer Joni Sledge (Sister Sledge)


Author:
Dies at 60
[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]
Date Posted: Saturday, March 11, 05:58:43pm

Link...
http://newyork.cbslocal.com/2017/03/11/joni-sledge-dies/

NEW YORK (CBS NewYork/AP) — Joni Sledge, who with her sisters recorded the defining dance anthem “We Are Family,” has died, the band’s representative says.

She was 60.

Sledge was found dead in her home by a friend in Phoenix, Arizona, on Friday, the band’s publicist, Biff Warren, said Saturday. A cause of death has not been determined.

“Yesterday, numbness fell upon our family. We are saddened to inform you that our dear sister, mother, aunt and cousin, Joni passed away yesterday. Please pray for us as we weep for this loss. We do know that she is now eternally with Our Lord,” a family statement read.

[ Next Thread | Previous Thread | Next Message | Previous Message ]

Replies:
Subject Author Date
"We Are Family" - Sister SledgeLinkSaturday, March 11, 06:00:08pm
Wow this is on CNN (at least it wasn't a "breaking news alert") (NT)RussSaturday, March 11, 08:31:44pm
Holy Cow! Just saw an oldies soul concert on PBS on which she and her sister performed the day this broke. (NT)NikSunday, March 12, 10:25:09am


VoyUser Login ] Not required to post.
Post a public reply to this message | Go post a new public message
* HTML allowed in marked fields.
Message subject (required):

Name (required):

  E-mail address (optional):

* Type your message here:

Choose Message Icon: [ View Emoticons ]

Notice: Copies of your message may remain on this and other systems on internet. Please be respectful.

[ Contact Forum Admin ]


Forum timezone: GMT-8
VF Version: 3.00b, ConfDB:
Before posting please read our privacy policy.
VoyForums(tm) is a Free Service from Voyager Info-Systems.
Copyright © 1998-2016 Voyager Info-Systems. All Rights Reserved.