Dorothy Jones

October 05, 1922 ‒ January 02, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Dorothy Jones, 92, of Galion passed away Friday morning, January 2, 2015 at Mill Creek Nursing Center, Galion.

Born October 5, 1922, in Galion, she was the daughter of Henry and Bertha (Gelvin) Sheidler. She married Kenneth E. Jones on June 25, 1939 and he preceded her in death on Nov. 1, 1998.

Dorothy was a member of the American Legion Scarbrough Post 243, Galion Auxiliary and the V.F. W. 4329 Galion Auxiliary and enjoyed traveling.

She is survived by her children, Delbert Jones of Galion, Darlene Guraleczka of North Carolina and Phyllis Pinyerd of Galion; grandchildren, Kirk and Kathy Pinyerd of Galion, Mark and Vickie Pinyerd of Centerburg, Joseph and Connie Guraleczka of North Carolina and William and Trisch Guraleczka of North Carolina; eight great-grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Eileen Sheidler of Galion.

In addition to her parents and husband she is also preceded in death by a great-granddaughter and a brother.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 5, 2015, with Rev. Paul Walter officiating. Burial will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Galion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project in care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Dorothy Jones, and condolences may be made to them at

  • Kirk and Kathy and Family, So sorry to read about the death of your Grandmother. May she rest in peace. Praying for all of you.

  • Phyllis, Darlene, Delbert, Kirk and Kathy and Kevin

    Sorry to hear of the passing of your mother and grandmother and great

    My prayers are with all of you.

    Donna Wilson

  • Darlene, Phyllis and Family,
    Sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Our parents were friends for most of their lives. Hold tight to the memories.
    My sympathy to you and your family