Jones: Ronald, 95 years, beloved husband of the late Ellen Jones, passed away peacefully at the Delwynda Court Personal Care Home on Friday, September 25, 2020.
Ron was born April16 1925 south of Glen Ewen Sask. He was the youngest of 8 children, 4 boys and 4 girls, He married Ellen Barker (Ardagh) November 11 1962.
Predeceased by his parents Henry and Maud, sibling Alice, Harry , Edward, Violet, Hazel, Mabel, and Harmon. His wife Ellen (2005) Left to mourn is his step son Barry, two grandsons, sister-in-law Eunice, nieces, nephews and cousins. Ron was a plumber and carpenter by trade, and a handyman. Ron and Ellen enjoyed travelling in Canada and the US in their motorhome collecting spoons along the way. He enjoyed doing hand work especially knitting scarves and head bands for the homeless shelter. They moved from Hartney to Souris as Ellen’s health deteriorated. After her passing he remained in Souris until Ron’s health started to fail, he moved to Delwynda Court Personnel Care Home, Deloraine Man. where he considered the staff his family. He enjoyed the activities especially the outings to the chicken chef. When Ron could no longer hear or knit Word Search games became an important pastime.
A graveside funeral service for family and friends was held at the Riverside Cemetery, Hartney, Manitoba on Saturday, October 3, 2020. In memory of Ron donations may be made to the Delwynda Court Personal Care Home.