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Helen M. Jones

August 9, 1930 February 12, 2020
Helen M. Jones
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Helen M. Jones 89, of Kewanee died Wednesday, February 12,2020 at Kewanee Care Home. Helen was born August 9, 1930 in Galva, the daughter of Earl and Minnie (Goodley) Mundy. She attended Galva schools. Helen married Kenneth E. Jones on February 23, 1952 in Galva. He preceded her in death on September 20, 2004.
Helen is survived by her children, Michael Jones, Elgin, IL, Marcene (Jim) Driskell, Coal Valley, Kathleen (Tim) Hanson, Niles, FL, Christine (Pat) Clapper, Kewanee, Julie (Steve) Willoughby, Gallatin, TN, Janette (Rob) Bonham, Baraboo, WI, Kirk Jones, Kewanee, Beth Jones, Brooklyn, NY; grandchildren, Patrick, Nikki, Sara, Matthew, Daniel, Zoe, Casey, Jacob, Jeffrey, Ethan, Olivia, Meghan, Marlee, and Madeline; 10 great grandchildren; one brother, Charles Mundy, Chillicothe; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Kenneth Jones; one sister, Agnes Ferguson, and one brother Sheldon Mundy.
Helen received her R.N. degree at St. Francis School of Nursing. She worked as a private duty nurse and also at Kewanee Care Home. She loved playing cards and wintering in Leesburg, Florida. Helen was a member of the Flemish American Club and the Knights of Columbus.
Private Services will be held at a later date. Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

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