Kenneth E. Jones

February 10, 1928 ‒ August 11, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Kenneth E. Jones, age 75, of 6 Woodberry Drive, Mount Vernon, Ohio died Monday August 11, 2003 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Mr. Jones was born February 10, 1928 in Galion, Ohio to Charles and Anna (Flood) Jones and moved to Mount Vernon in 1975 from Michigan. He had been employed as a sales representative for Hercules Galion and retired from Wilcox Sales and Service in Mansfield in 1990 where he had been employed for 12 years.

Mr. Jones was an active member of the Faith Lutheran Church in Mount Vernon and was a member of the Galion Masonic Lodge.

Surviving are his wife Bonnie (Staub) Jones whom he married in July of 1950; four children Kenneth (Micki) Jones Jr. of Lilburn, Georgia, Polly Harrington of Carmel, Indiana, Mary Lou Jones of Lawrenceville, Georgia and Kay Jones-Mickley of Mount Vernon; and six grandchildren Jaison (Stephanie) Jones, Joshua Jones, John Doup, Tim Harrington, Alex Harrington, and Katie Harrington. Besides his parents a brother Charles Jones preceded him in death.

A celebration of life service will be held Thursday August 14, 2003 at 12 Noon at Faith Lutheran Church in Mount Vernon with his pastor Rev. Mark Wildermuth officiating. The family will receive friends at the church 2 hours before the service. Private burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Gambier.

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Faith Lutheran Church, 170 Mansfield Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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