Mary Dorothy Jones - 102
9/11/1915 - 12/5/2017
Mary D. Jones, 102, passed away at 7:55 a.m., Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in her home. She was born September 11, 1915 in Dixon, IL, the daughter of Clarence and Mary Ann (Keenan) Lengel. She attended Rockford public schools and Rockford Business College. Mary married Loomis C. Jones in Rockford in 1946. He predeceased her in 1983. Mary was a former volunteer at RMH in the gift shop for 18 years. She also knitted pre-me caps for the Neo-natal Intensive Care Unit. She is survived by a daughter, Mary Sue Strauss of Rockford; a son, Steven C. (Stephanie) Jones of Ohio; grandchildren, Bob Strauss, Sue (Steve) Rondone, Thomas (Maria) Strauss, Amy (Mark) Senyek, and Angela (Scott) Winans; 5 great-grandchildren; great-great grandchildren; special devoted niece, Sandra Hanford and nephew, Robert Buchanan; and Mary Stahl and family. Predeceased by sisters, Helen Harris, and Lois Buchanan; brother, James Gent; and granddaughter, Jennifer Jones.
Memorial service 10:30 a.m., Saturday, December 23, 2017 in Valley View Apartments Community Room, 3303 E. State St., Rockford. In lieu of Flowers, memorials to MercyHealth Homecare Hospice. Sundberg Funeral Home, Ltd. assisted the family.
10:30 a.m., Saturday, December 23, 2017 in Valley View Apartments Community Room, 3303 E. State Street, Rockford, ILView Mary Dorothy Jones's Guestbook