John T. (Jack) Jones

John T. (Jack) Jones

AGE: 86 • Edison

John T. Jones, 86, died on Sunday, April 21st at John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison. Born in Moosic, PA, John had resided in Edison for over 60 years where he operated his own trucking business. He proudly served his country with the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater during World War II. John was a member of the Highland Park Mason Lodge #240 F.&A.M. of South River and V.F.W. Post #3117 of Edison.

He is predeceased by his parents Benjamin and Sadie Jones. John is survived by his loving wife of 64 years Margaret (Matzo) Jones; his sons Benjamin and wife Cheryl of North Brunswick, John and wife Patricia of Clarksburg; his grandchildren Benjamin, Jake, Samantha and Luke.

A funeral service will take place at 10 am on Thursday, April 25th at the Boylan Funeral Home, 10 Wooding Ave., Edison followed by interment at Forest Hill Cemetery, Scranton, PA. Family and friends may pay their respects at the funeral home on Wednesday, April 24th from 2 pm to 4 pm and 7 pm to 9 pm.

Published in Home News Tribune from Apr. 23 to Apr. 24, 2013