Monmouth- Hilda Mary Jones, 82, a resident of Monmouth, passed away on Wednesday, February 07, 2018 at her home with her loving family by her side. She was born April 5, 1935 in Brooksville, Maine, the daughter of Astbury Burgess Gray and Susan Hattie (Fowler) Gray. She was educated in the Monmouth schools and graduated from Monmouth Academy, class of 1953. On October 5, 1953 in Monmouth, she married Harold W Jones Jr. and they have spent 64 beautiful years together. Hilda was a homemaker, devoted wife and loving mother, she gave unselfishly to others and contributed to several charities throughout her life. She was a former member of the St. Francis Church in Winthrop. Hilda was an avid Red Sox fan, she enjoyed playing scrabble and doing crossword puzzles. Hilda loved cooking and she made the best bread, she was a music lover, especially country music. Hilda loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Harold Jones Jr. of Monmouth, her three sons; Harold Jones III and his wife Jeannine of Monmouth, Lee Jones and his wife Beth of Greene, James Jones and his wife Michele of Monmouth, her two daughters; Susan McDonald and her husband Tim of Monmouth, Olivia Gauthier and her husband Tom of Lewiston, 13 grandchildren; Jessie Light and her husband David, Missy Hamel and her husband Nick, Kristie, Hailee, Josh and Sophie Jones, Jason McDonald, Mark McDonald and his wife Dagny, Brian McDonald and his wife Elizabeth, Ashley McDonald and her husband Steve Tsoukalas, Keith, Chad and Jessica Gauthier, six great-grandchildren; Devon, William, Andrew, Theodore, Abigail and Demarese and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents. The family would like to thank the Nurses and CNA’s at Androscoggin Home Care and Hospice for providing excellent care and support, especially Molly, Lisa and Keena. Messages of condolence may be made to: www: finleyfuneralhome.com
Jones, Hilda M - 82, a resident of Monmouth, passed away on Wednesday, February 07, 2018 in Monmouth. A Celebration of Life for family and friends will be held at the Elks Lodge at 1675 Lisbon St, Lewiston, ME 04240 on Sunday February 18th, 2018 at 1 PM. Interment will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by BRAGDON-FINLEY FUNERAL HOME, 707 Main Street, Monmouth, Maine.