|Birth: ||May 9, 1927|
|Death: ||May 15, 2013|
HARTFORD CITY - Mildred A. Jones, 86, passed away Wednesday at 8:35 p.m. May 15, 2013 at I.U. Health Blackford Community Hospital.
She was born in Montpelier on May 9, 1927 to Otto Rogers and Merlie Ellen (Morris) Bennett. Both her parents are deceased.
Mildred married Edwin "Ed" R. Jones on June 18, 1949 in Hartford City. He precedes her in death on October 20, 1990.
She had worked at Community Care Nursing Home in Hartford City as the Food Service Supervisor for many years.
Mildred was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Hartford City. She was the local pie baker for local restaurants for many years and she was an avid Pacers Fan and Reds Fan.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters, Anna Marie (husband, Ronald) Owens of Hartford City; Barbara Sue (husband, Gerard) Merkel of Hartford City; sons, Michael Alan Jones of Hartford City; Gregg Martin Jones of Hartford City; grandchildren, Valerie and Allen Owens, Sherri Simmons, Sarah and Payden Jones, Ryan and Michelle Williams, Madison and Mason Merkel; great-grandchildren, Riley, Kennedy and Hunter Williams, Ross Allen Simmons, Timothy and Alexander Mitrikov, Shyanne Robker, brother, Raymond (wife, Jean) Rogers of Hartford City; sisters, Eleanor A. Bennett of Hartford City; Roberta J. Grimes of Muncie; Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Hughes of Hartford City; several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; granddaughter, Sandra M. Owens and sister, Alice May Phillips.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013 at Keplinger Funeral Home, 509 North High Street, Hartford City with Rev. Steve High and Rev. Laura High of the First Church of the Nazarene in Hartford City.
Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Muncie.
Visitation will be from 3- 5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 2013 and from 9-11 a.m. Monday, May 20, 2013 at Keplinger Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
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