Gordon K. Jones

Bethalto | Saturday, August 17 2013

Gordon K. Jones, 60, passed away at 3:45 am Saturday August 17, 2013 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton.


He was born in Alton, IL on March 13, 1953 the son of James O. & Alvie L. (Gordon) Jones.

He married Debbie Renne’ on August 15, 1975 at the Bethalto Presbyterian Church by Rev. Kenneth DeWall.

He worked as a pipefitter and welder at Amoco Oil Refinery for 17 years and then worked for Wal-Mart in Wood River as a CMS for 15 years.

He was of the Presbyterian Faith, enjoyed watching TV and going out to eat.

He is survived by his wife, three cats whom he loved as his family, Snuggles, Baby Girl, and Boo Boo; Karen & Henry Cathorall of Bethalto, James W. & Mary Lou Jones of Holiday Shores, and Gary “Joe”  & Verna Jones of Olathe, KS and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, nephew, cousins and friends

Visitation will be from 10 am until time of funeral services at 11 am Tuesday August 20, 2013 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto with Pastor Mark Hofferber officiating. 

Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto. 

Memorials may be made to Elias Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in care of the family for funeral expenses.

An online condolence and guest book may be found at

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