Elmer Jones

Obituary of Elmer Jones

Elmer B. Jones,"Uncle Elmer" 85 years of age, a long time resident of Marksboro, NJ, passed away in Newton, NJ on April 16, 2018.

He was born in Knowlton Township, NJ on November 26, 1932 to Charles F. and Ruth (LaBarre) Jones. He had been self employed as owner of Country Discount Tire & Pool, Marksboro, NJ, and prior employment was as Supervisor of Maintenance & Road for Hoffman LaRoche, Belvidere, NJ. He had been a member of Tall Cedars of Lebanon, Harrisburg, PA, Scottish Rite Mason, Rockville Center, NY. A.A.S.R. Northern Masonic Jurisdiction and Blairstown Lodge # 165 as a Master Mason.

He is survived by a daughter, Rita Jones, Marksboro, NJ, a grandson, Nathan Crisman and wife, Jennifer, a grandaughter, Michele L. Duttman and husband, Allen, 3 great grandchildren, Alexander, Joshua, Daniel, a sister Eunice Meshach and two brothers, Richard and Arthur Jones. Also many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary Louise in 2013.

A visitation will take place Friday, April 20, 2018 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825. A funeral service will be held,11 AM, Saturday,April 21, 2018, followed by interment at Marksboro Cemetery, 1028 Route 94, Marksboro, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in memory of Elmer B. Jones to Karen Ann Quinlan Memorial Foundation, 99 Sparta Road, Sparta, NJ or Blairstown Masonic Lodge # 165, 11 Stillwater Road, Blairstown, NJ 07825.