John J. Jones, 71, of Tower City, passed away Wednesday at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center.
Born in Harrisburg, August 23, 1946, a son of the late Emery and Pauline Miller Jones.
John was a graduate of Pine Grove High School, and Lebanon Valley College.
He was United States Army Veteran of the Vietnam War.
John retired as a Logistics Specialist with PA Army National Guard with the rank of CW5 at Ft. Indiantown Gap.
He was a member of Williamstown United Methodist Church and the Williamstown American Legion.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother Emery
Surviving are his wife, Nancy Adams Jones; a daughter, Anastasia Jones, Kentucky; step-son, Jeffery Soliday (Lisa), Tower City; four grandchildren, Shalee (John) Forysthe, Shawn (Krissy) Soliday, Kentucky: Joshua and Josiah Soldiay, Tower City; Great granddaughters, Avonlea and Rosalie Forsythe Five sisters, Jennifer Sitcosky, Pine Grove; Mary Shuey, Jonestown; Joann Jones, Kutztown, Audrey Hain, Pine Grove and Kori Kemmerling, Lebanon, a sister-in-law, Lois Adams, Wayne, PA; many nieces and nephews.
Following John's wishes there will be no services. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Williamstown. In lieu of flowers memorial donations in his name should be made to the Williamstown United Methodist Church, 203 East Street, Williamstown PA 17098. Dimon Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements. To sign the guest book visit www.dimonfuneralhome.com