Mary F. (Price) Jones, age 80, of Pottstown, Pa., passed away on March 22, 2010, at Manor Care Pottstown. She was born on December 6, 1929, in Frackville, Pa., the daughter of the late Josephine (Chieffo) Price & the late David Price, & step-daughter of the late Blanche Price. Mrs. Price was the widow of the late Owen W. “Bucky” Jones, Jr., who passed away in 2000.
Mrs. Price worked for 45 years in both the laundromat & housekeeping departments of the Hill School in Pottstown, & was a long time member of The First United Methodist Church of Pottstown where she was very active in many various church activities. She was also a life member of the Lady Wittenmeyer Rebekah Lodge of The Oddfellows of Pottstown, & a former member of the Nifty Fifties Club at the Pottstown Y.M.C.A. .
She is survived by her daughter, Diana M. Kauffman ( wife of Terry ) of Pottstown, her grandchildren, Heather Levan & Krista Schmalbach, 3 great-grandchildren, & her sisters, Helen Bosavage of Frackville, & Frances Reardon, of Lebanon. Mrs. Price was also predeceased by her brother, the late George Price, & her sister, the late Margaret Dorothy Boxer.
Relatives & friends are invited to attend her Funeral Service on Friday, March 26, 2010, starting at 10:30 AM from Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 711 North Franklin Street, Pottstown, Pa., 19464, with Reverend Will Humes officiating, & to her Visitation on Friday morning from 9:30 – 10:30 AM at the Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, Pottstown, Pa.