Wayne Jones

Obituary of Wayne R. Jones

Wayne R. Jones, 74 of Geneva passed away December 14, 2021 at University Lake West Hospital in Willoughby. He was born July 31, 1947 in Michigan to the late Albert H. and Eva (Goodman) Jones. He served in the United States Air Force and did a tour in VietNam. Wayne was a Certified Public Accountant and owner of Jones Accounting Group in Geneva. He was a member of Geneva Chamber of Commerce and the Ohio Society of C.P.A.'s. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting. He was a member of First Church, Congregational in Painesville. He was an avid golfer who enjoyed spending time with is wife antiquing. Wayne is survived by his wife of 54 years Janice (King) Jones whom he met and married in Tucson, Arizona. He also leaves his daughters Melissa (Dennis) Glendenning of Olmsted Twp., Ohio and Samantha (Jason) Hughes of Mount Vernon, Ohio; grandchildren Nicolas, Jessica and Matthew Glendenning and Makenna and Spencer Hughes and sisters Pamela Brown, Patricia Barger and brother Alan Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents. The family will receive friends Friday, December 17 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Avenue, Painesville. A graveside service in Tennessee will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 1645 W. Eighth Street, Erie PA 16505 or at www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org or to Honor Flight for Veterans, 4601 North Fairfax Drive, Suite 1200, Arlington, Virginia 22203 or at www.honorflight.org