Filon W. Jones III
unknown - January 9, 2012
Filon (Bill) W. Jones III, 88, Chaumont, N.Y., passed away peacefully Jan. 9, 2012, at his home in Skaneateles.
Born Sept. 19, 1923 in Rochester, the son of Filon W. and May (Rhodes) Jones, Jr., Bill was a graduate of West Hill High School and retired from Erdle Perforating Company in Rochester as controller after 23 years of service.
Bill enjoyed spending time with his family and friends by the water on the front deck of his home in Chaumont. Bill will be remembered as a kind and gentleman who loved to play the piano and sing in the church choir.
Bill is survived by his wife of 52 years Margaret Mary (Conley) Jones, his daughter and son-in-law Mary-Kay and Carl F Foehl Jr., grandchildren Katie, Colin and Shannon Foehl, great grandson Eric W Burns Jr., brother Thomas E Jones of Rochester, sister-in-law Louise (Donovan) Jones, Rochester, Rita Conley McCarthy of Castilian Springs, TN, many beloved nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Robert J, Raymond G, Henry L Jones and his sister Elizabeth (Betty) M Henkel.
Mass of Christian burial: Jan. 14, at St. Mary’s of the Lake Church, Skaneateles. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to S.A.V.E.S., savesambulance.com, or charity of your choice in memory of Bill. To send condolences visit: robertdgrayfuneralhome.com.