Gilbert Q. ‘Chief’ ‘Pappap’ Jones, age 84, of Lima, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 11, 2016 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born March 6, 1932 in Brownsville, PA to the late Donald Paul and Ruth Vandergrift Jones. He married his love Sharon Michura Feb. 14, 1969, who survives in Lima.
Gilbert Q. Jones, HMC retired from the U.S. Navy in 1973 after nearly 24 years of service and 2 tours in Vietnam. He was a member of the V. F. W., American Legion and Fleet Reserve. His retirement years were spent on the golf course and with his family. The extended family included many dogs, currently Kacee.
He will be greatly and forever missed by his loving and devoted wife Sharon, 3 children: Randy (Debbie) Jones of Annapolis, MD, Debbie (Wayne) Brobst of Easton, MD and Kim (Jason Kelbel) Jones of Lima, a brother Roger (Barb) Jones of Murrysville, PA and a sister-in-law Barb Jones of Uniontown, PA and numerous nieces and nephews. He was dearly loved by his numerous grand and great grandchildren.
Gil was preceded in death by a brother Don Paul Jones.
Private family services are to be held and memorial contributions may be given to Deb’s Dogs.