The Obit For William Jones

William F. Jones

Published in Syracuse Post Standard on November 4, 2010

William F. Jones November 1, 2010 William F. Jones, 78, of Oswego, died Monday, November 1 at Blossom View Nursing Home, Sodus, NY. He was born in Syracuse, NY and he had been a resident of Oswego for over 36 years.

Mr. Jones worked as a guidance counselor at the middle school with the Oswego City School District for 30 years. Mr. Jones and his wife, Garnett Anne, co-owned and operated William F. Jones Real Estate. He was a past member of the Realtors Association.

Mr. Jones was an avid hunter and a pro baseball player for the New York Giants organization

. He was predeceased by his wife of 48 years, Garnett Anne Jones in 2008; daughter, Christine Jones; and two brothers, Gerald Jones and James Jones.

He is survived by his sons, Gary W. (Jennifer) Jones of Pennellville, NY, and Andrew S. (Keara) Jones of Fulton, NY; seven grandchildren, Austyn, Aiden, Andrew, Anthony, Dylan, Thomas and Kyle.

Funeral service will be conducted 6 p.m. Friday at Sugar Funeral Home, Inc. Burial will be held privately in the Onondaga Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Syracuse, NY.

Calling hours will be conducted 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Sugar Funeral Home, Inc., 224 W. 2nd St. S., Fulton.