Howard G. Jones 1929 - 2010 Linwood
Funeral services for Howard G. Jones, 81, Linwood, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie. Burial will follow in Mount 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 the United Methodist Church in Linwood, and a member of the Linwood Lions Club and the Linwood Masonic Lodge AF&AM No. 241.
He worked as a civil engineer for Harrington & Cortelyou Co. in Kansas City, Mo.
He married Marian “Dixie” Dixon on Sept. 6, 1957, in Linwood. She preceded him in death Nov. 22, 2008.
Survivors include two sons, Dr. Kevin Jones, Shawnee, and Brian Jones, Waldorf, Md.; one daughter, Kerry Chaffin, Overland Park; one brother, Marvin Jones, Tonganoxie; and eight grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Quisenberry Chapel.
The family suggests memorials to United Methodist Church in Linwood, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.