William O. "Bilko" Jones, Scranton, died Tuesday evening at home after a brief illness.
A lifelong resident of Scranton, son of Julia Morrison Jones, Scranton, and the late John D. Jones, he worked in the maintenance department at the University of Scranton. He loved his pet cats.
Surviving are four brothers, Jack and wife, Sharon, Scranton; Lee and wife, Yvonne, Tennessee; Tully, Scranton; and Eric and wife, Dorothy, Olyphant; two sisters, Barbara Leja, Scranton; and Janet and husband, Ralph Johnson, Dickson City; nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by a sister, Ann.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorial contributions may be made to the Griffin Pond Animal Shelter. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Bomberger-Lesko Funeral Home Inc., 1660 N. Main Ave., Scranton.