The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


May 10, 2013

George & Marie Jones

CLINTON — Marie L. Jones Feb. 26, 1930 - May 6, 2013

George W. Jones March 10, 1924 - May 9, 2013

Marie L. Jones, age 83, of Clinton, died Monday May 6, 2013 at her home and George W. Jones, age 89, of Clinton died Thursday May 9, 2013 at his home. Cremation rites have been accorded.

A joint memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday May 14th at the Pape Funeral Home. A visitation will be held Tuesday at noon until the service hour at the funeral home. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Family requests no flowers; memorials may be given to Alzheimer’s Research. Online condolences may be left at

Marie was born on Feb. 26, 1930 in Leon, Iowa, the daughter of Russell and Louise (Toney) Owens. She married George Jones on Oct. 5, 1946 in Fort Leavenworth, KS. Marie worked at the Clinton Tie Factory and A.C. Nielsen Co. for 25 years, where she retired. She enjoyed writing in her daily journal, cro- cheting, loved her children and grandchildren.

George was born on March 10, 1924 in Van Wert, IA, the son of George and Dolly (Collins) Jones. George served in the U.S. Army during WWII from 1942-1946. He married Marie Owens on Oct. 5, 1946 in Fort Leavenworth, KS. George worked as a millwright at Clinton Corn from 1951-1975 and as a custodian for Clinton Community Schools for over 10 years, when he retired.

He was a life- long Democrat, a lifetime mem- ber of the Eagles Club, and a member of the AMVETS. He enjoyed spending time with his family and watching west- erns. Marie and George are survived by their three children, Marlin Jones, Doug (Deb) Jones, and Dennis (Donna) Jones all of Clinton; 6 grand- children, 12 great grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchil- dren; Marie has a sister, Kay (Terry) Craig of Indianapolis, IN; a half-sister, Eleanor (Gerry) Gage of Osceola, IA; and a half-brother, Larry Owens of Leon, IA.

Marie and George were preceded in death by their parents, two sons, Michael and Russell (Butch), four grandchildren. Marie was also preceded in death by a sister, and two brothers. George was also preceded in death by four sisters and six brothers.

Text Only
  • Determan Thomas Determan Thomas DetermanApril 10, 1948 - July 22, 2014DUBUQUE — Thomas Determan completed his transition to the uncertain, albeit likely, next phase of existence on July 22, 2014.He entered life on April 10, 1948. His parents, Don and Helen Determan, nurtured

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Steven C. Charnoski CamancheSteven C. CharnoskiSteven C. Charnoski, 66, of Camanche, died Thursday at Mercy Medical Center in Clinton.Arrangements are pending at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Home and Crematory.

    July 25, 2014

  • Doris D. Sheldon ClintonDoris D. SheldonDoris D. Sheldon, 83, of Clinton, died Thursday at Mercy Living Center South in Clinton.Arrangements are pending at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes and Crematory.

    July 25, 2014

  • Delbert H. Stamp ClintonDelbert H. StampDelbert H. Stamp, 82, of Clinton, died Thursday at Westbrook Acres in Gladbrook.Arrangements are pending at the Clinton Chapel Snell-Zornig Funeral Homes and Crematory.

    July 25, 2014

  • Karl H. Hoover CLINTON — Karl H. Hoover, 59, of Clinton, died Tuesday at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinic in Iowa City. Private burial will be at the Rock Island, Illinois, National Cemetery. There will be no services or visitation. Death date: July 22,

    July 24, 2014

  • Gracie Lynn Ungs DUBUQUE — Gracie Lynn Ungs, infant daughter of Jennifer Hamilton and Jacob Ungs, died July 17.Private services will be held.

    July 24, 2014

  • Arlyn S. Cady PROPHETSTOWN, Ill. — Arlyn S. Cady, 90, of Prophetstown, died Tuesday at home.Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church in Prophetstown. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. Saturday until the time of the service at the church.

    July 24, 2014

  • Harry Thies DUBUQUE — Harry Thies, 90, of Dubuque, formerly of Lowden and Maquoketa, died Monday at Manor Care in Dubuque.Graveside services and burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Maquoketa. The family will greet family and friends f

    July 23, 2014

  • Nellie Pruis-Douma photo Nellie Pruis-Douma Jan. 20, 1917 – July 21, 2014MORRISON, Ill. — Nellie Pruis-Douma, 97, of Resthave Home – Morrison, died Monday, July 21, 2014, at Morrison Community Hospital - Morrison.The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Emmanuel Reformed Churc

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Martin Allen Stansbarger CLINTON — Infant Martin Allen Stansbarger passed away at birth on July 19, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center North Campus surrounded by angels and into the loving arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Martin’s parents, Jim and Natasha Stansbarger, wil

    July 22, 2014