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Dorthea Jean "Dorothy" JONES

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JONES, Dorthea "Dorothy" Jean Dorothy Jean Jones, 83, died Sunday morning, October 13, 2013, at her residence in Fairfield, Ohio. Dorothy was born in Bath, Indiana, September 22, 1930, to Joseph W. and Martha Burer Jones. She graduated high school in 1948 from Oldenburg Academy then continued her education at Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and graduated in 1953 earning her R.N. degree. She was employed as Head of Nursing at Mercy Hospital for several years and later she was employed as the Head of the Medical Department at Fisher's Body both in Hamilton, Ohio. Dorothy was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church in Fairfield. Dorothy is survived by a brother and his spouse: Joseph Jones Jr. and Martha of Cincinnati; a sister-in-law: Bev Jones of Liberty; Special Friend: Janet Reed of Fairfield; six nieces; four nephews; twenty-eight great nieces and nephews; and forty-one great-great nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by two brothers: James and Raymond Jones; a sister: Mary Reuss; a sister in law: May Jones; a brother in law: Henry Reuss; and three nephews; Stephen, Tommy, and George Reuss. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted by Father John Luerman at 12:00 noon Friday, October 18th at St. Bridget's Catholic Church in Liberty. Friends may visit at the church from 11:00 a.m. Friday till the time of Mass where memorial contributions can be made to Grace Hospice, 2100 Sherman Ave. Suite 103, Cincinnati, OH, 45212. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Liberty. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, go to www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com

Published in Journal-News on Oct. 16, 2013
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