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Carol Jones

Carol Ann Jones of Troy, 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Samaritan Hospital from severe kidney failure while surrounded by loving family and close friends.

Carol was born on January 21, 1937 in North Adams, Massachusetts and was the daughter of the late Arthur and Julia DuBois.  Carol worked for the Baby’s Room in Latham, NY, then moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1980 to continue her career in the Baby retail business.  She worked in Baby retail until her retirement in 2001 and returned to Troy NY in 2003.

Carol enjoyed her weekly Bingo sessions with family and friends, listening and collecting Elvis memorabilia and regular trips to visit family.

Carol was predeceased by her late husband Alfred C. Jones whom she married on March 30, 1968.  She is survived by her sister Geraldine Darwak of Cohoes; loving children, George Halse of Troy, Charles Halse of Minnesota, William Halse of Washington, Carolyn Guthier of Oklahoma, Betty Jane Cook of Ballston Spa, Alfred Jones of Malta, Robin Jones of Schenectady and Joseph Jones; twenty two grandchildren and numerous Great Grandchildren.  She will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews and close friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, March 24, 2017 at McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home 8 – 109 St Street Troy, NY 12182 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.  A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 10:00 am.  Interment will be at the Elmwood Hill Cemetery, Troy.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Kidney Foundation at https://www.kidney.org/support.  Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com.

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Kidney Foundation
Web: https://www.kidney.org/support

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A candle was lit in memory of Carol Jones

Kathy Streeter -Physical Therapist Mar 24 2017 12:00 AM

Our deepest condolences for your loss. May your tears soon turn to smiles when you think of your mom and Gram. Our hearts and prayers are with you. Love, Liza & Sonny

Liza & Sonny DeVane Mar 23 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Jones

Liza & Sonny DeVane Mar 23 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Jones

Bill & Kathy Monty Mar 23 2017 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Sis you and your whole family are in our prayers. I'm praying that you will feel God's presence and comfort as only He can give as you deal with the loss of your mother. Please try to remember the good times a day keep them in your heart not the sorrow for the loss.

Bill & Kathy Monty Mar 23 2017 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to carol's family.may they find comfort for their sorrow,and strength in the Lord.may she rest in peace in heaven.

Linda kehn smith Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Jones

Tammy Halse Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carol Jones

Carolyn & Jim Guthier and family. Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

Sis and family,Thoughts and prayers are with you all.Love and prayers,Pamila

Pamila K Melander Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers for the family! So sorry for your loss! Always remember the great memories your family has shared! May she RIP!!

Leanne Favata Mar 22 2017 12:00 AM

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