Ronald A. Jones, 74, a resident of Pringle, passed into eternal life on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25, 2021, at Allied Services Hospice Center, Wilkes-Barre.
His loving wife is Patricia A. Podolak Jones. Together, Ron and Patricia celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary on Sept. 20.
Born Nov. 29, 1946, in Wilkes-Barre, Ronald was one of four children born to the late Hugh Thomas Jones and Ruth Cann Jones Davenport.
Raised in Kingston, Ron was a graduate of the former Kingston High School, Class of 1964.
Prior to his retirement in September 2012, Ron was employed as a fleet manager for Kane Trucking, Taylor.
Ron was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Larksville, and volunteered at its annual bazaar. He was also an active member of the Back Mountain Jaycees for many years.
An avid golfer, Ron was a member of Four Seasons Golf Club, Exeter. Over the years, he enjoyed golfing at his favorite destination, Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Above all, Ron's greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his loved ones, most especially his grandchildren, they were the light of his life.
In addition to his parents, Hugh and Ruth, Ron was preceded in death by his brother, Hugh Thomas Jones III; his sister, Jill A. Jones; and his sister-in-law, Madalyn Podolak Mayerski.
In addition to his loving wife, Patricia, Ron is survived by his devoted son, Jason Jones and his wife, Susan, Exeter; his two beloved grandchildren, Kelsey and Mason Jones; his brother, Jack Jones and his wife, Estelle, Virginia; his two step-sisters, Sandy Roberts Holleran and Darlene Keiper; his brother in-law, Paul Podolak and his wife, Cathy; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend a memorial visitation which will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at Wroblewski Funeral Home Inc., 1442 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort.
Memorial funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at Wroblewski Funeral Home Inc., 1442 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort, followed by a blessing service at 11:30 a.m. in the Chapel of Mount Olivet Cemetery, 612 Mount Olivet Road, Wyoming, with the Rev. Joseph J. Pisaneschi, pastor of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Swoyersville, officiating. The Rite of Committal will be bestowed at the conclusion of the blessing service, followed by burial in the family lot.
For additional information or to send the Jones family a message of condolence, you may visit the funeral home's website, www.wroblewskifuneralhome.com, or Facebook page.