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Joni Sledge’s Passing Due to Natural Causes

March 14, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Sister Sledge member Joni Sledge passed away from natural causes. TMZ reports that Sledge’s passing late last week was due to a preexisting medical condition. It’s not clear what said condition was, but the cause of death is being listed as “natural causes.”

Law enforcement sources say that there is no sign of foul play and a publicist for the gorup said that Sledge had been ill as of late. Sledge, who was part of the sister group known for hits like “We Are Family” and “The Greatest Dancer,” died on March 10th at the age of sixty.