Jack K. Jones
CONGERVILLE, IL - Jack K. Jones, 83, passed away at 10:23 a.m., Friday, June 6, 2014, at Advocate Eureka Hospital.
He was born Feb. 2, 1931, in Seymour, Ill., a son of Lonie and Doris McNeill Jones. He married Doris E. Conn on Jan. 30, 1955, in Onarga, IL. She passed away on April 15, 2012.
Surviving are two sons, Dr. Steven (Patty) Jones of Eureka, Ill., and Thomas (Gale) Jones of Findlay, Ohio; two daughters, Susan (Dennis) Minton of North Pekin, Ill., and Deborah Clark of Champaign, Ill.; two brothers, Richard Jones of Rantoul, Ill., and Joe Jones of Lincoln, Ill.; 14 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Joyce Lamkin; and three brothers, John, Paul and Don Jones.
An Army veteran, he served his country during the Korean War.
Jack had worked for Springfield Radiology and Sangamo Electric in Springfield, Ill., in the accounting department.
He was a member of the Eureka Christian Church where memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 14, 2014, the Rev. Carol Bennett-Barker officiating. Visitation will be held Friday evening from 5-7 p.m. at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home in Eureka. Graveside inurnment will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 15, 2014, at the Del Rey Cemetery in Onarga, Ill.
Memorial contributions may be made to Eureka Christian Church, Heart House in Eureka, or a
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.argoruestmanharris.com.
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