Evelyn Katherine Jones, 92, of Langleyville, died at 6:33 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013, at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Taylorville, with the Rev. Alan Hunter officiating. Burial will be in Glenhaven Memorial Gardens, Taylorville. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at McClure Funeral Home, Taylorville. Memorials may be made to Kincaid Senior Citizens Center, 124 Central Ave., Kincaid, IL 62540 or Christian County Senior Citizens Center, 701 W. Adams, Taylorville, IL, 62568. Online condolences may be sent to www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.
She was born May 31, 1921, in Hillsboro, the daughter of Angelo and Maria Reck Boff. On March 7, 1942, she married John Henry Jones in Biloxi, Miss. He preceded her in death on Sept. 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, Colo.; two grandchildren, Dana Milan and husband Brett of Plainesville, Ind., 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.
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