Oct. 18, 2012
Helen Jones departed from this life Oct.18, 2012.
Helen was born on Oct. 9, 1917, in Milesburg, Pa., and was raised in Kingston. She graduated from Bloomsburg University in 1940.
She married in 1947 and moved to Alexandria, Va., where she taught elementary school in the Alexandria School System and later taught kindergarten in private schools.
Helen leaves behind a loving family and devoted friends who will miss her greatly.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Isaac T. Jones; her brother, Dallas Brady; and nephew Jack Brady.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary Elizabeth Jones-Poland; son-in-law, James Poland; grandson, Burke Poland his wife, Erin Poland; and granddaughter, Hayley Poland; nieces, Janice Brady, Nancy Waltman; and sister-in-law Ouida Brady.
A memorial service will be held at the Cremation Society of Virginia on Saturday at 1 p.m.