Ronald C. Jones, 64, formerly of Jeannette, passed away on May 3, 2017, at his home in Dayton, Ohio.
He was born on Jan. 23, 1953, to Shirley W. Jones of New Castle and the late Elaine Green Ballard.
Ronald had resided in Dayton for 27 years, where he retired as a laborer.
He was a lover of dogs, the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Ronald will be sadly missed by his children, Gena Hainesworth and Ramone Phillips of Jeannette, Sheldon (Joanne) Smith of Springboro, Ohio, Kaleska Shaw of Eupora, Mississippi, and Jade and Molly Jones and Nathan Smith, all of Dayton; his father and stepmother, Shirley W. (Martha) Jones of New Castle; eight sisters and brothers, Shirl Ann Cobb of Dayton, and Shirl (Vernade), Clyde (Karen), Rondell, Marie, Eric, Sharon and Chris Jones, all of New Castle; five grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Ronald Jones will be held at noon Saturday, July 1, 2017, at the Jones family reunion in Scotland Meadows Park, 2106 Camden Ave., New Castle.
Ronald will be laid to rest at 11 a.m. Monday, July 3, 2017, in Brush Creek Cemetery, Irwin, Pennsylvania.
Services have been entrusted to the Charlotte A. Sheffield Funeral Home Inc., 454 Chestnut St., New Castle.
Published on  June 27, 2017