Obituaries

Howard G. Jones 1929 - 2010 Linwood

Services for Howard G. Jones, 81, Linwood, will be 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 24, at Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial will be in Mt. Sidney Cemetery, Linwood.
Mr. Jones died Monday Dec. 20, 2010, at his home.
He was born Nov. 12, 1929, in Tonganoxie, the son of Howard and Elaine (Winkelman) Jones. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a Korean War veteran. He was a member of United Methodist Church, Linwood, Linwood Lions Club and Linwood Masonic Lodge A.F. & A.M. No. 241.
Mr. Jones was a civil engineer for Harrington & Cortelyou Co., Kansas City, Mo..
On Sept. 6, 1957, in Linwood, he married Marian “Dixie” Dixon. She died Nov. 22, 2008.
Survivors include two sons, Dr. Kevin Jones, Shawnee, and Brian Jones, Waldorf, Md.; a daughter, Kerry Chaffin, Overland Park; a brother, Marvin Jones, Tonganoxie; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, at the funeral chapel.
The family suggests memorials to United Methodist Church, Linwood, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.