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A. Marie Jones

June 10, 1933 - March 11, 2020

A. Marie Jones, 86, Altoona, passed away Wednesday, surrounded by her family at home. 

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Francis and Mary (Macharola) Rispoli. She married Robert J. Jones Sr. and he preceded her in death in 1984.

Surviving are a son, Robert J. (Vickie) Jones Jr.; two daughters: Debbie (Robert Sheppard) Tilson and Trish McCoy; four grandchildren: Michael M. and David E. Tilson and Matthew D. and Adam J. Miller; and five great-grandchildren: Caleb, Alyssa, Elias, Delaney and Harper.

She was preceded in death by a son, Dwayne Jones; and a brother, Ralph Rispoli.

Marie was an Altoona High School graduate and owned Jones' Country Shop in Duncansville.

She was a member of St. Mark's Catholic Church. She was a member of the Disabled American Veterans Club.

Marie enjoyed gardening, planting flowers and fishing. 

Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona, followed by a memorial service at 6 p.m. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in memory of A. Marie Jones to St. Mark's Catholic Church, 416 Sixth Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.