JONES, Mary Yvonne Fanthome
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August 19, 1930 – March 6, 2014
Mary died peacefully, surrounded by her family. Beloved mother to Linda (Keith Grady), Deborah (Megan Beeckmans) and Pamela. Devoted grandmother to Caitlin and Aisha Grady. Missed by her loving brother Ernie Fanthome (Marilyn) of Ottawa. Also grieving are her brothers Alan (Paddy) and Jamie (Barbara Ann), her sister Fleur Allan (Bob) in England and her many nieces and nephews. Mary is predeceased by her husband Gordon Jones and her older brother John Fanthome. Born in Mussoorie, India, Mary moved to England in 1948 with her family where she studied to be a school teacher. In 1958 she, her husband and daughter moved to Dafoe, Sask. where she taught in a one-room school house. Later the family settled in Toronto and welcomed two more daughters. In 1972, the family moved to Ottawa. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Sat., March 8, Pinecrest Cemetery, 2500 Baseline Rd., Ottawa. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre Foundation.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2014