Earle Jones

Obituary of Earle Jones

Earle H. Jones, 93 years of age a lifelong resident of Blairstown, NJ. died on Friday May 12, 2017 in the Home For Hospice Karen Ann Quinlan, Fredon Twp. NJ. Born in Blairstown to the late Clarence and Ethel Jones he was an excellent carpenter working through Carpenters Union Local 399.

A member of Blairstown Masonic Lodge #165 and the First United Methodist Church of Blairstown. A former Blairstown committeemen and planning board member. He also was a former chief and member of Blairstown Hose Co. #1 and New Jersey Firemen's Association. For many years Earle was an active member of the Schmoo Valley Gun Club and the Pocono Slate Belt Shooting Assoc.

He is survived by his son Jeffrey Jones of Tampa, FL. and predeceased by his wife Malvenia in 2006.

Also predeceased by his brothers George and Frank ,his sister Alice Louise and his longtime friend

Fay Makarevich.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday May 18, 2017 at 11AM in the First United Methodist Church of Blairstown, Stillwater Road, Blairstown. A period of visitation will be held on Wednesday May 17 from 6 to 8 PM at the Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ. The interment will follow in the Cedar Ridge Cemetery, Blairstown.