Glenn V. “Jonesy” Jones, age 60 of Lima, died at 11:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Hospice Unit. He was born May 31, 1956 in Lima; to the late Andrew and Eleanor Helmig Jones. On April 30, 1984 he married Lori A. Dodge who survives.
Jonesy loved life! His hobbies included fishing, playing BINGO, dominos and cards. One of his favorite pastimes was camping at Kevin’s field. He never met a stranger and could sell anything to anyone. He was very proud of his family, cherished his friendships, and dearly loved his wife, two sons and granddaughter.
He is survived by his 2 sons: Rick (Melissa) Jones of Delphos; Brian Jones of Lima; a granddaughter Schuyler Jones; 3 brothers – Ron (Shari) Jones of Lima; Greg (MaryAnn) Jones of Buckland; Kevin (Rose) Jones of Wapakoneta; a sister – Dee (Lonnie) Sutter of Piqua; a sister-in-law – Nancy Jones of Lima; his sweetheart – Kevin; and his buddies – Charlie, Mike ‘Enos’, Richie ‘Elvis’, and Jim.
He was preceded in death by a brother – Darcy Jones.
A celebration of life will begin 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 18, 2017 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville; and continue at the barn at 4005 Greely Chapel Road. In honor of Jonesy, please come as you are and bring memories to share.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 17, 2017 and an hour prior to services Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family.
Date: Friday, February 17, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am