Laurence W. JONES

Male 1921 - 2016  (95 years)


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  • Name Laurence W. JONES  [1

    • Laurence W. "Larry" Jones Jr., 95, a resident of Nature Park Commons, Greensburg, formerly of Jeannette, passed away Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016. He was born Sept. 19, 1921, in South Greensburg, a son of the late Laurence W. Jones Sr., and Mary Lorene Wengert Jones. Prior to his retirement, Larry was employed by the Charles M. Henry Printing Co., of Greensburg, with 46 years of service. He was a World War II veteran, having served with the Army.

      Larry was a member of First Baptist Church in Jeannette, the Jeannette American Legion Post No. 344 and the Jeannette Masonic Lodge No. 750. Larry also enjoyed golfing, was an avid sports fan and enjoyed following the Pirates, Penguins and Steelers. In addition to his parents, Larry was predeceased by his wife, Elsie J. Lawther Jones in 2015; and a brother, Thomas A. Jones. He is survived by two daughters, Judith A. Spallino and husband, Jerome, and Cynthia L. Loughran, all of Greensburg; a son, Laurence W. Jones and wife, Lesley, of Ligonier; six grandchildren, Brian Gilligan, Aaron Gilligan and wife, Erica, Michael Loughran and wife, Julie, Erica Smith and husband, Jimmy, Lauren Kesslar and husband, Zac, and Courtney Jones and wife, Amanda; eight great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Ryan, Connor, Maura, Margaret, Meredith, Cameron and Jimmy; two sisters, Lorena J. Miller, of South Greensburg, and Lois Maloy, of Southwest Greensburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.

      Larry's family would like to extend their heartfelt appreciation to the staffs of Nature Park Commons and the ViaQuest Hospice, for all of the kind and compassionate care that Larry received.

      Friends will be received 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday in the JOHN V. GRAZIANO FUNERAL HOME INC., 228 North 2nd St., Jeannette. A funeral service will take place 10 a.m. Monday in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Charles Bowser officiating. Interment with military honors accorded by the Jeannette Combined Veterans will follow in the Westmoreland County Memorial Park, Hempfield Township.

      (Published in Greensburg Tribune Review from Nov. 12 to Nov. 13, 201 [1]
    Born 19 Sep 1921  South Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Nov 2016  Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Westmoreland County Memorial Park, Greensburg, Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I88604  Main Tree
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2018 

    Family Elsie Jean LAWTHER,   b. 15 Oct 1924, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 2016, Monroeville, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F36534  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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