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Daily Item Obituaries

January 5, 2014

Henry H. Jones, 69, Milton

— MILTON — Henry H. Jones, 69, of Hepburn Street, passed away on Friday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Hazleton General Hospital.

He was born Aug. 20, 1944, in Lewisburg, a son of Emma Jane (Morris) Jones, of Mooresburg, and the late Amos Jones. He was married to the former Faye Bickel. They would have been married for 22 years on March 18, 2014.

Henry was a 1962 graduate of the Scotland School and served in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.

He was employed as a truck driver for Jagim Transportation, Watsontown, and also had worked for Shaffer Trucking, Joe and Jan’s Tours and Susquehanna Trailways.

He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose, Fraternal Order of Eagles and American Legion, all of Milton, and the Elks in Danville.

In addition to his mother and wife, he is survived by a stepson, Dale Showers and his companion, Maryellen Leonovich, of Elysburg; a stepdaughter, Elaine M. Billhime, of Milton; a granddaughter, Christy Kern and her companion, Joe Vargas, of Shamokin; three great-grandchildren, Owen Kern, Ethan Prowant and Joeselyn Vargas; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Roy and Phyllis Jones, of Lewisburg, Norman and Shirley Jones, of Mifflinburg, Miles and Bonnie Jones, of Lewisburg, and William and Mary Jones, of Watsontown; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Audrey and Sidney Guisbert, of Danville, and Dorothy and Barry Weaverling, of Lewisburg; and a stepbrother, Tom and Joyce Ebbert, of Chesterfield.

Graveside services with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday in Harmony Cemetery, Milton, with Pastor Damien C. Brooks, of Bethany United Methodist Church, Milton, officiating.

Memorial contributions in Henry’s memory may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

Arrangements are under the care of the Shaw Funeral Home, 400 N. Front St., Milton, PA 17847.

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    BOWERSOX, CHADF D., 37, of Watsontown. Life celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. today at Washingtonville Fire Hall, 19 Strawberry Ridge Road, Danville.
    DERCK, BEATRICE A., of Sunbury. Visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by a graveside service in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.
    DINSMORE, ELEANORE F., 83, of Selinsgrove. Celebration of life at 2 p.m. today at Sharon Lutheran Church, 120 S. Market St., Selinsgrove. V.L. Seebold Funeral Home, Selinsgrove.
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