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May 1, 2013

John R. Jones

HARTSTOWN — John R. Jones, 65, of Hartstown, died at home surrounded by his family, Wednesday, May 1, 2013.

He was born Jan. 23, 1948, in Wilmington, Del., a son of Bernard M. and Mary Magdalene Mulrooney Jones.

He worked as a line operator at Warren Industries and previously had worked for the Streets Department of the City of Meadville and as a manager at the Mead Inn in Meadville.

He was an avid Indianapolis Colts fan and loved spending time with his grandchildren. He also enjoyed having a good beer with his friends at Micky’s.

He is survived by his fiancée, Carol Palmer of Hartstown; two daughters, Roberta Gruver and her husband, William, of Hartstown, and Amanda Jones of Titusville; and four grandchildren, Devin, Kirsten, William and Shelby.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Melody Jones; and a son, John Jones Jr.

The family will hold private services.

Memorials may be made to Waid-Coleman Funeral Home Inc., 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake.

Memories and condolences may be shared at waidcolemanfh.com.

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