James Arthur Jones

November 30, -0001 - August 13, 2012

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James Arthur Jones passed away peacefully on August 13th, 2012, at the age of 82. He was the devoted husband of Barbara M. Jones for 55 years. Beloved father to his two daughters, Kelly (Mark) George and Jill (Mark) Brabant and loving grandfather of Eric, Evan, Emily George and Dylan Brabant. He is survived by three sisters, Jeanne (the late John ) Britton, Ellen Jones and Margaret (Ed) Kengersky. He was born in Sherbrooke, Quebec on March 16, 1930. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War and graduated from Penn State University. Art was a long time resident of Endicott, New York. He retired from IBM, Owego after 33 years of service and was an active member of St. Ambrose Church. He loved golfing, woodworking and spending time with his family and friends. A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 18th, at the Chesterwood Village Chapel at 11:00 am.


Sarah Bokoski Atkins - Aug 21, 2012

Dear Barbara, Kelly & Jill – I am so sorry for your loss. Art was a wonderful person, and we always enjoyed when Art & you would come down here. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Love you all!

Pat & Mike Rushanski - Aug 17, 2012

How sad we are of Art’s passing..he was a great friend and fellow engineer of mine at IBM Owego for many years…we had good times and many laughs both at work and golfing and having dinner with our wives…We will miss him so…our hearts go out to Barbara and the family….he is in god’s hands now…

Robert Furman - Aug 17, 2012

Condolences to Barbara and the family on your loss. I worked with Art during my 30+ years at IBM. Those years were some of my favorite memories. May the Peace of Christ be with you all.