Mary A. Jones

Posted Sept. 15, 2013, at 6:51 p.m.

PEMBROKE – Mary Alice Jones, 85, passed away with her children by her side Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at Calais Regional Hospital. Mary was born May 26, 1928, in Eastport, daughter of the late Alexander and Beatrice (Owen) Finch.

After growing up in Eastport, she married Donald Jones of Pembroke, where she moved and raised her family. Mary enjoyed quilting, gardening, and most importantly, spending time with her family. She will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents, Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, Donald; a son, David; grandson, CJ Jones; two sisters, Barbara Jollotta and Jean Bishop; and a brother, John Finch. Surviving is seven children, Sandra Denbow and husband, Ralph, of Trescott, Donna Hersey and husband, Richard, of Pembroke, Donald Jones and wife, Martha, of Rusk, Texas, William Jones and wife, Brenda, of Charlotte, Charles Jones and wife, Kathy, of Pembroke, Brian Jones and wife, Bonita, of Pembroke, and Linda Paprocki of Pembroke; 13 grandchildren, Angela, George, Jennifer, Carol, Blaine, Tammy, Michael, Denise, Justin, Rachel, Brian II, Kristopher, and Megan; many great-grandchildren; her twin sister, Margaret Martin of New Hampshire; and many nieces and nephews.

A private graveside service will be held for the family 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Forest Hill Cemetery, Pembroke. Arrangements by Mays Funeral Home, Calais and Eastport. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.maysfuneralhome.com.

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