64 of Zionsville, son of Joseph Jones and Roselyn Boyle Jones, passed away June 30, 2014. He graduated from Arlington High School and served with distinction in the United States Army in Viet Nam from 1970-1971, retiring as an officer in the Army Reserves. Joe worked as a Physician's Assistant around the country and most recently with Hospitalists at St. Vincent's Hospital 86th Street. His great passion in life was working with big cats and sharing his knowledge with others. His cat Maggie always made him smile. Joe was honorable and kind. He will be always be remembered as ready to help whenever needed.
He is survived by his son, Joseph E. (Sarah) Jones lll of Muncie, IN; daughter, Joy Jones (James) Flora of Beecher, IL; two beloved grandchildren, Jack Flora and Kate Abigale Flora; sister, Dianne R. Jones of Orlando, FL; aunt, Shirley Jones; and cousins, Thomas Jones, Julie Clark, and Janet Shields. Joseph was preceded in death by his brother, Andrew Jones. Joe will be missed by many.
A memorial service will be held Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from 3 - 6 PM at the Aaron Ruben Nelson Mortuary, 11411 North Michigan Road. Friends may leave a memory or message of condolence by visiting the online obituary at