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Joan Carol van Nuys, American writer.

Background

Nuys, Joan Carol van was born on April 13, 1929 in Tarentum, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Frank Abner and Ione Gold (Brideson) Atkinson.

Education

Student, Winchester Thurston School Girls, Pittsburgh, 1947.

Career

Violinist Wheeling (West Virginia) Symphony Orchestra, from 1950, Youngstown (Ohio) Symphony Orchestra, 1968-1988. Writer, from 1983.

Works

Connections

Married Robert van Nuys, November 11, 1949 (deceased February 20, 1994). Children: Carol, Suzanne, Gretchen.

father:
Frank Abner Atkinson

mother:
Ione Gold (Brideson) Atkinson

spouse:
Robert van Nuys

children:
Carol Nuys

Suzanne Nuys

Gretchen Nuys