|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1928|
|Death: ||Nov. 28, 2007|
MILLVILLE -- Francis W. G. Shones, 79, of rural Millville, died Wednesday (Nov. 28, 2007) at his home.
Francis William George Shones was born Aug. 28, 1928, in Millville, and attended Millville School. He worked at Millville Creamery, Patterson Quarry, Rochester Iron and Metal, and drove a truck for Leitzen Concrete for many years. On Sept. 11, 1950, he married Gladys Kruger at the Breman Church. Mr. Shones enjoyed recycling metals, playing cards and Bingo, eating out with friends and family, and spending time with his dog, BoBo. He was a member of Grace United Church of Christ in Millville and the Teamsters.
He is survived by his wife; three sons, Jerry (Sue) and Keith (Diane), both of Millville, and Steve (Cindy) of Rochester; three daughters, Rita (Bob) Wheeler and Cindy Shones (LeRoy Leibold), both of Rochester, and Marsha (Larry) Klingsporn of Lake City; 18 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; a brother, LeRoy (Vera) of Millville; and two sisters, Doris (David) Wadley of Millville and Delores (Donald) Plank of Georgia. He was preceded in death by two sons, a granddaughter, a grandson, three sisters and a brother.
Friends may call from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home in Plainview. A private interment will be in the Millville Cemetery.
Gladys Vivian Kruger Shones (1926 - 2015)*
Larry Allen Shones (1951 - 1982)*
John Edward Shones (1966 - 1979)*
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: Nov 30, 2007
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