Robert T. Jones

April 10, 2013       

   Robert T. "Jonsey" Jones, 64, of Green Settlement Road, passed away Tuesday evening, April 9, at his home under the care of his family and Hospice of Jefferson Co.

There will be no calling hours or funeral. 

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown. 

Born Christmas Day 1948, in Watertown, a son of Robert and Gertrude Randall Jones, he graduated from Watertown High School and served in the U.S. Army Reserves. 

"Jonsey" was a fireman with the City of Watertown Fire Department for 20 years retiring in 1993. 

Robert married Anne Thompson on Aug. 16, 1969.

Mr. Jones was an avid hunter and fisherman. 

He enjoyed gardening and cooking.

Surviving are his wife, Anne; a daughter and son-in-law, Jessica and Eric Larson, Mexico; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Linda and Charles Oatridge and Sherry Rafferty, all of Watertown; nieces and nephews. 

A sister, Judy Bartholomew, predeceased, him.

Contributions may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County or to the South Jefferson Rescue Squad.

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Information provided by Reed & Benoit Funeral Home and Newzjunky, Watertown, N.Y.