Aileen M. Jones, 88, of Scranton died Monday April 16, 2018 at Allied Hospice, following a long illness.
Born in Scranton, she was the daughter of the late Stanley W. and Margaret Gannon Jones. A graduate of West Scranton H.S. class of 1949. Prior to her retirement she was employed by The International Correspondence School of Scranton.
Aileen enjoyed gardening, spending time and traveling with her friends. She also enjoyed spending time vacationing with her family. She was loved and will be dearly missed by all.
She was a longtime devoted member of St. Paul’s Parish.
Surviving is a brother, Stanley W. Jones Jr. and wife Dorothy, Scott Township; a niece and godchild, Jacqueline W. Jones, Scott Township, and niece Justine M. Jones, San Diego, CA.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Michael Alocci and Dr. Enrico Serine (Ret) and their entire staff. Also, Dr. Laurie Loiacono and her team at CMC ICU and the staff at the Allied Hospice Center for the wonderful and compassionate care they all provided.
Funeral services will be Friday from the Solfanelli-Fiorillo Funeral Home Inc., 1030 N. Main Ave. with Mass at 9:30 a.m. in St. Paul’s Church, 1510 Penn Ave. Interment, Cathedral Cemetery. Family and friends may pay their respects Thursday 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association
57 N. Franklin St. Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701, checks made payable to Alzheimer’s Association. Please note in the memo section “Memorial for Aileen M. Jones restricted to research”.