The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

March 23, 2014

Richard H. Jones

JOHNSTOWN — JONES – Richard  H. “Dick,” 84, Johnstown, passed away March 22, 2014, at Rosewood Assisted Living Facility. Born May 28, 1929, in Windber, son of the late Joseph and Amanda (Berkey) Jones. Preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn (Hardy); his grandson, David Dodd; his brothers, Minter, Berkey “Bud,” Kermit, Joseph and Mervin Jones; and his sisters, Ruby and Hope. He is survived by his children, son, Richard Paul Jones; daughter, Leann, and her husband, David Dodd, Florence, S.C.; daughter, Diann, and her husband, Bill Turnbaugh, Tyrone; son, Edward, and his wife, Lisa, Johnstown; daughter, Suzanne, and her husband, Paul Ritchey, Punxsutawney; his grandchildren, Trevor, Heather, Meghan, Ashley, Cassie, Lexi, Kate and Austin; and great-grandchildren, Marissa and Katie; Richard also is survived by his sister, Gertrude Weaver, Windber. Richard also is survived by his special friend, Barbara Rager. Richard was a member of Berkey Church of the Brethren. He owned Dick Jones Excavating.  Richard was a member of Greater Johnstown Masonic Lodge 538. He was active in collecting and showing antique farm equipment, especially tractors. He had a farm with sheep, donkeys and cows. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hindman Funeral Home, 1521 Frankstown Road, where memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Jason Mauk, officiating. The family extends a special thank you to Rosewood Assisted Living Facility for their kind and compassionate care over the years. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Windber Hospice. Condolences may be made at www.HindmanFuneralHomes.com. Arrangements by Hindman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc., “Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care.”

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