MOUNT VERNON — Ronald E. Jones, 83, of Mount Vernon, passed away May 11, 2018, at Knox Community Hospital.

He was born Nov. 22, 1934, in Mount Vernon to the late Troy and Emma (Schorr) Jones.

Ronald is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty (Huston) Jones; two daughters, Charlene (Joe) Soroka and Dianne (Jeff) Althaus; two grandchildren, Nicole Soroka and Jason Althaus; sister, Betty Irwin and a sister-in-law, Doris Jones.

He was preceded in death by sisters, Elaine Shuman and Barbara Glen-Smith; along with brothers, Robert and Glen Jones.

The family will observe private burial in Mound View Cemetery. The Lasater Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Jones family.

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