JONES, Donald - (1921 - 2019) - With much sadness, the family of Donald Jones announces his peaceful passing at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital on Wednesday February 6, 2019.
Predeceased by his loving wife Irene (2009).
Loving father to Raymond, Peter, Kathy Phillips and Robert. Proud grandfather of Ben, Jenny, Chris, Devon and Simon. Proud great-grandfather of Kyle, Emily. Claire, Morley Olivia, Liam and Dylan.
Born in Wales, Donald raised his family in the east end of Toronto where he lived for over 50 years. Donald and Irene then moved to Oshawa, and finally Burlington.
Donald joined the Royal Canadian Air Force in 1943 and spent his World War Two years stationed in England.
Family and friends will remember him as a hard-working man who did whatever was required to support his family. He loved cars and was a sportsman who excelled at any sport he tried. Nothing made him happier than 18 holes, rain or shine.
The family of Donald would like to thank the staff of the Zimmerman House at Burloak Long Term Care Facility for the kind and compassionate care they provided Donald during his stay there.
A Time to Remember will be held at Oakview Funeral Home, Oakville on Friday, February 15th from 12 to 2pm with tributes at 1pm. Donald will be interred at the Toronto Necropolis in Toronto.
Donations in memory of Donald may be made to the Humane Society of your choice.