Richard J. Jones

Richard J. Jones, 88, of rural Clyde, died Monday, March 23, 2020, at home.

He was born Sept. 21, 1931. On June 16, 1951, he married Jean Stickel. She preceded him in death March 19, 2015.

He is survived by a daughter, Janet Ritchart of Clyde; a son, Douglas (Julie) Jones of Huron; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Sue Schlea of Fremont and Carol Beeker of Indiana.

He was also preceded in death by his parents; and an infant son, Richard.

Due to the coronavirus, a graveside service will be at noon Thursday, March 26, at Parkhurst Cemetery. A celebration of life will take place at a later date.

Mitchell-Auxter Funeral Home, 218 South Main St., Clyde, Ohio is honored to be assisting the family.

Memorials may be made to Townsend Township Volunteer Fire Department or American Cancer Society.