Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Coal Region Canary
Coal Region CanaryCoal Region Canary

Schuylkill County Obituaries

Marlys (Molly) Jones, 89 – Volunteered with Meals on Wheels and Worked Full-Time Until 80

Marlys (Molly) Jones, 89, of Schuylkill Haven passed away peacefully on Monday, May 18 at Broad Mountain Manor in Frackville.

Born in Waterloo, Iowa on October 1, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Emma (Buchan) and Oscar Loeb.

She was the widow of Daniel C. Jones.

She was a member of Jerusalem Lutheran Church in Sch. Haven. She was formerly employed by the Walk-In Shoe Company and also part-time at Haven Pizza and Boyer’s Deli. She later worked full time at Holy Family Assisted Living until the age of 80. She also volunteered with Meals on Wheels.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Molly’s favorite hobbies were shopping, concerts, bingo, bowling, visiting casinos, and family trips to Dollywood and Myrtle Beach.

She was preceded in death by her siblings Dorothy Ames, Arthur Loeb, and Loris Loeb.

Molly is survived by two daughters; Sandra, wife of John Houck, South Carolina; and Cheryl, wife of Edward Sirianni, Sch. Haven; and a son, Monte, husband of Jean (Runkle), Sch. Haven.

She is also survived by two grandchildren; Kristian Houck, Colorado, and Jeffrey Zemencik, Maryland; great-grandchildren Joshua and Gavin Zemencik, Maryland; sister Edith Breidigan, Pine Grove; many nieces and nephews; and grand dog Bear.

A private interment will be held at Schuylkill Memorial Park in Sch. Haven, PA. A memorial service at Jerusalem Lutheran Church will be held at a later date.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Subscribe to Coal Region Canary

Get email updates from Coal Region Canary by becoming a subscriber today. Just enter your email address below to get started!

News Tips?

Let us know of news happening in your area. Use our NEWS TIPS ENTRY FORM
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More From The Canary

Local News

Police investigation ongoing

Schuylkill County Police News

A hand railing, sign and window victims of the rage.

Local News

State Police bomb squad called in

Schuylkill County Police News

A designated driver is ALWAYS a good idea.

Local News

Investigation ongoing, police say

Local Community News

Deadline for sign-ups is fast approaching.

Local News

Subdued ceremony held on Garfield Square Monday.

Schuylkill County Police News

Incident happened on May 27

Local News

Opposing Republicans present strong argument on 'No' vote

Canary Jumped the Shark

So, we’re at the store the other day, about to grab a carton of Guers Sugar-Free Iced Tea. And what’s that? A double-take was...