Walter E. Jones Jr.


Walter E. Jones Jr.

an electrician

Walter E. Jones Jr., 91, died November 25, 2011. He was the husband of the late Mary P. (McDonald) Jones.

He was the son of the late Walter E. and Hazel (Hubbard) Jones. Mr. Jones was employed as an electrician with Industrial Electric of Cranston for 33 years, retiring in 1986. A World War II Army veteran, he had served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theatre.

He was the loving father of Carole Ann Courcy and Barbara Lee Gordon; grandfather of Meagan Elizabeth Courcy, Kimberly Ann Courcy and Erin Lee Gordon; and brother of the late Barbara Patefield.

His funeral will be held Dec. 1 at 9 a.m. from Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Kevin Church, Sandy Lane. Burial with military honors will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours are Nov. 30 from 4-8 p.m.

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