Robert E. Jones, 94, of Englewood, Fla., and formerly of Painted Post, N.Y., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013.
Born in Hornell, N.Y., he was the son of William and Hazel (nee Ferris) Jones.
Robert married Catherine T. Norman on Aug.10, 1940. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, and he retired from Ingersoll-Rand.
Robert is survived by his daughter, Kathleen (Robin) Elder of The Villages, Fla.; son, William R. Jones of Sarasota, Fla.; and granddaughter, Koren (William) Roland of Manhattan, Kan. He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine, Dec. 29, 2007; and his granddaughter, Katherine Elder.
It was Robert’s wish that there be no visitation. A private graveside service will be held at Fairview Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.phillipsfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Corning, N.Y.