Evelyn Katherine Jones, 92, of Langleyville, died at 6:33 am, Sunday, December 22, 2013 at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
She was born May 31, 1921 in Hillsboro, IL the daughter of Angelo and Maria Reck Boff. On March 7, 1942 she married John Henry Jones in Biloxi, MS. He preceded her in death on September 19, 2004. Mrs. Jones was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Taylorville.
Surviving are her son: Stephen Allen Jones and wife Joy of Effingham and daughter: Carmeline Jones and companion Ron D’Ascenz of Lakewood, CO. There are 2 Grandchildren: Dana Milan and husband Brett of Plainesville, IN and Susan Claerbout and husband Andrew of Roswell, GA; 7 Great Grandchildren: Lauren Claerbout, Drew Claerbout, Nicholas Claerbout, Grace Claerbout, Elizabeth Milan, Brett Milan, and Alexander Milan. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Brother: Angelo Buff, and sisters: Rose Gherardi, Lena Krueger, and Tranquilla Pattarozzi.
Funeral Services for Evelyn K. Jones will be held at 10:00 am Tuesday, January 7 at St. Mary's Catholic Church with Fr. Mariadas Chatla officiating. Burial will be in Glenhaven Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 9:00 am until time of service in the Church on Tuesday.
Memorials may be made to: Kincaid Senior Citizens Center, 124 Central Avenue, Kincaid, IL 62540 or Christian County Senior Citizens Center, 701 W. Adams, Taylorville, IL, 62568.
Condolences may be sent online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.