Richard Jones, 84 years of age of Blairstown, NJ passed away at his home in Blairstown on September 2, 2017. He was born in New York City on December 24, 1932 to Wilbert and Margaret (Edwards) Jones. He was honorably discharged from the United State Air Force in 1955. He was a real estate broker with Weichert Real Estate, Newton, NJ. He was a member of St. Jude Roman Catholic Church and a member of the former Blairstown Board of Adjustment.
He is survived by two daughters, Rita and Debbie Jones, a son Bob, all of Blairstown, NJ, 6 grandchildren, Amy, Katie, Jay, Richard, Carrie, Amanda and 7 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife Bonnie in 1989 and a son Richard in 2011.
Visitation will be held, from 5 – 8 PM Friday, September 8, 2017 at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 AM, Saturday, September 9, 2017 at St. Jude Roman Catholic Church, 7 Eisenhower Rd., Blairstown, followed by interment at Hope Moravian Cemetery, Hope, NJ.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Richard's memory to the Blairstown Ambulance Corp. P.O. Box 389, Blairstown, NJ 07825