Pat Jones (Maguire) 95 passed away on Monday, December 14, 2020 at Bath Manor Special Care Centre after a battle with Alzheimer’s Dementia. Born March 17, 1925 she was the seventh of eleven children in her family. She graduated from Kenmore High School and was a life-long resident of Akron and Cuyahoga Falls.
Pat was quite artistic and loved to draw and paint. That ability, she never lost until almost the end of her life. She worked in the display departments of O’Neil’s and Polskey’s in downtown Akron, where she was one of the decorators of the Christmas windows, that people would come to see every Christmas season. She held many different jobs throughout her life time. Her last job was working in the cafeteria at St. Sebastian School until she was 92 years old. She enjoyed interacting with the school students.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Irma (Weiss) Maguire; her husband, J. Charles Jones, 5 brothers and 4 sisters. She is survived by her daughter, Jennifer Jones of Akron; son, Charles (Gera) Jones; step-grandson, Ryan Drake of Wallingford, Kentucky and her sister Rosemary Cravier of Canton.
Calling Hours will be on Friday, March 5th from 3:00-6:00pm at Ciriello and Carr Funeral Home in Fairlawn. Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Sebastian Church on Saturday, March 6th at 11:00am. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery following the Mass.
Please be aware of COVID 19 protocols such as social distancing and the wearing of masks. The Mass will be lived streamed at www.youtube.com/StSebastianParish who cannot attend.
Memorial Donations may be made in Pat’s name to St. Sebastian Parish or the St. Sebastian Parish Foundation.
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