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Lois M. Jones

Jan 5, 2010

Lois M. Jones, 81, of 9 West Third St., Watsontown, passed away Friday, December 18, 2009, at Kramm Nursing Home in Watsontown.

Born September 29, 1928, in Watsontown, she was a daughter of the late Clifford E. and Helen E. (Sterner) Bieber.

Her husband, Frank N. Jones, predeceased her on July 20, 1964.

Lois was a 1946 graduate of Watsontown High School. She worked as a clerk typist with the PA Dept. of Transportation in Montoursville for 19 years, retiring in 1990, and was previously employed by the Watsontown Print Shop, JPM Industries in Lewisburg, and GTE Sylvania in Montoursville.

A member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Watsontown, Lois enjoyed preparing church bulletins and letters. Her favorite pastimes included knitting, crocheting and reading.

Surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Gerald Folk of Watsontown; one sister and brother-in-law, Eleanor and Nicholas Scorcia of Cortland Manor, NY; and one granddaughter, Emily Hamersly and husband Richard of Allentown.

Friends were received Monday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Cronrath-Grenoble Funeral Home, 308 Main St., Watsontown, where a memorial service was held at 7 p.m., officiated by her pastor, Rev. James H. Fladland. Interment was held at the convenience of the family in Watsontown Cemetery.

The family provided the flowers and suggested memorial contributions be made to First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 400 Main St., Watsontown, PA 17777.