Walter Jacob Jones, 85, of Crossville, passed away April 19, 2017. He was born May 1, 1931, in Aurora, IL, the son of Alfred and Helen Beschorner Jones. He was retired from the automotive conversion industry as a sales representative and was also a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. He was a United States Navy veteran having served during Korea.
He is survived by his wife, Jean L. Jones of Crossville; sons, Keith R. Jones and his wife Margaret of Warrenville, IL, and David M. Jones and his wife Corinna of Yorkville, IL; daughter, Katherine Uhrich and her husband Richard of Plano, IL; brother, Bob Jones and his wife Nancy of Carey, ID; sisters, Ruth Latino of Aurora, IL, and Lois Smith of Oswego, IL; eight grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Hood Funeral Home and Crematory, LLC (www.hoodfuneralhome.com) was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on April 25, 2017