Homer Allen Jones

Sep 22, 1928 - Nov 9, 2012

Sept. 22, 1928 -- Nov. 9, 2012

MONROEVILLE -- Homer Allen Jones, 84, died November 9, 2012. He was a resident of Bronson Township, Norwalk, Ohio.

He was born September 22, 1928 in Monroeville, Ohio. Mr. Jones was a graduate of Monroeville High School and held a degree in applied science from Bowling Green State University.

He served as an Army Corpsman during the Korean War, training medics for duty overseas. He was employed as a metallurgist in the smelting industry in Sandusky, Ohio. He retired from Thakar Aluminum after 55 years of employment.

He was a member of Roby Lodge # 534, F. & A. M., a life member of the American Legion Post 547, and attended the Church of the Master at Steuben, Ohio.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, the former Mary Ellen Myers, one son: William (Carol Rice) Jones of Milan, three daughters: Jo Ellen (William) Boos of Bellevue, Lisa Andres of Norwalk, and Amy Jones of East Lasing. He is also survived by three grandsons: Jason Andres, Justin Andres, and Brian Boos, honorary grandson: Patrick Rice and great granddaughter: Karli.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Walter & Helen (Schug) Jones and two brothers: Thomas and Robert.

Friends may call from 5:00 - 7:00 PM Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at the Pfeil Funeral Home, Monroeville Chapel, 109 Monroe Street, Monroeville, where Roby Lodge will hold a memorial service at 7:00 PM Tuesday. Memorial Services will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the Church of the Master, 2643 State Route 162, Monroeville, with Pastor Mitchell Jason officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Wounded Warrior Project, (woundedwarriorproject.org) or to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44847. Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.