Friday, May 13, 2016, 1:00-2:00pm
Gathering space in St. Michael Roman Catholic
Church , 85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Mass of Christian Burial:
Friday, May 13, 2016, 2:00pm
St. Michael Roman Catholic Church
85 N. High St., Greenville, PA
Rev. V. David Foradori, Pastor, as celebrant
Burial will be private in St. Michael Cemetery
Opal E. Jones, age 97, of 339 E. Jamestown Rd., W. Salem Twp., passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2016 in St. Paul’s.
Mrs. Jones was born in Kenton, OH on September 15, 1918 to Willard A. and Elizabeth (Reefer) Holland.
She was a 1936 graduate of Kenton High School and attended St. Mary’s of the Springs College for two years and then Ohio State University, graduating in 1941 with a Bachelor of Science degree in home economics.
She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing and crafts. She was a member of St. Michael Roman Catholic Church, Greenville. On June 6, 1942 she married Thomas A. Jones, who passed away on March 1, 1998.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary Theresa James and her husband Daniel of Niles, OH, three sons, Thomas Tad Jones and his wife Diane of Bismarck, ND, Timothy W. Jones and his wife Mary Ellen of Herndon, VA, John Tyler Jones and his wife Carol of University Park, MD, a sister-in-law Laverne Holland of Florida, a very special family friend, William Adelman, ten grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers, John A. Holland and Lauren Holland and Willard Holland, Jr. and a granddaughter, Christen James.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Michael School Endowment Fund, 85 N. High St. Greenville, PA 16125 or The Good Shepherd Center, 144 Main St., Greenville PA 16125.
Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 366-368 S. Main St., Greenville is handling the arrangements.
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