Marion Jean Jones

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Jones, Marion Jean NISKAYUNA Marion Jean Jones, 87, of Niskayuna, N.Y., passed away on December 22, 2012. Born the youngest of 13 in Winona, W.Va., she lived most of her adult life in Peekskill where she was a former member of the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. Marion was a childcare worker at the Wiltwyck School in Yorktown Heights. She was devoted to her family and friends and lovingly touched so many people along her life's journey. She is survived by her sister, Elsie Hopkins; son, Charles (Suzanne) Jones Jr.; daughter, Diana Jones (Larry) Ritter six grandchildren, Yolanda Bostic (Zaron) Williams, Kyla Jones, Yvonne Baker, Charles Jones III, Larry Ritter Jr. and Kameron Ritter; great-grandchild, Kenyatta Baker; five sisters-in-law; a host of loving nieces and nephews and an "adopted son," William Wade. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles Edward Jones, November 26, 1982; daughter, Jennie Ann Jones; sister, Jessie Bolden and 11 other siblings. The family will receive friends on Friday, December 28, 2012 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon at the Park Street Ame Zion Church, 1220 Park St., Peekskill, where funeral services will be held at 12 noon followed by interment in Hillside Cemetery, Cortlandt Manor. Donations in lieu of flowers in Marion's memory are suggested to be made to the Community Hospice of Schenectady, 1411 Union St., Schenectady, NY 12308. For online condolences or directions, please visit:
Published in Albany Times Union on Dec. 27, 2012