Blanche R. Jones
July 9, 2014
Blanche R. Jones, formerly of West Scranton, died Wednesday at Riverside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center following an illness. Her husband was the late Robert E. Jones who died in 1993.
Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Robert and Charlotte Green Williams, she was a graduate of Scranton Central High School and attended Bloomsburg State Teachers College. She was a member of the former Simpson-West Park United Methodist Church and retired from the former Globe Store as an office clerk where she also a member of the Globe Store Retirees Club. She was a member of the Martha Washington Chapter O.E.S.
She was a loving mother and enjoyed shopping and dining at Coppers.
Surviving are a son Robert and his wife Phyllis of Old Forge.
She was preceded in death by a sister Florence Thomas.
Services and interment will be private Saturday in Dunmore Cemetery.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Vanston and James Funeral Home and under the direction of Robert C. Jones, Funeral Director.
To send the family an online condolence visit www.vanstonandjames.com.