NEWARK, OHIO – A memorial service for Stewart Allen “Al” Jones, 82, of Newark, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Bill Wayt officiating.
Al, a retired grounds supervisor from Denison University, passed away August 27, 2014, at his residence. He was born February 20, 1932, in Orland Maine, to the late Relland and Eva (Nightingale) Jones.
Al was an Army Veteran. He was a member of Smith Chapel United Methodist Church, and Denison Golf League. He coached Granville Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara C. (Boeh) Jones; children, Helen Brown of Jacksonville, FL, Mike (Susan) Jones of Newark, OH, and Raymond (Constance) Jones of Ravenna, OH; daughter-in-law, Gina Jones of Newark, OH; brother, Josh Jones of Mars Hill, ME; sisters, Patsy DeLong of Presque Isle, ME, and Hala (Walter) Ongley of Goodyear, Arizona, and fifteen grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by son, James Jones and brother, Gene Jones.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio. To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.