Alverda L. Jones
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Alverda L. Jones
  • April 30, 1922 - January 12, 2018
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Alverda L Jones, 95, of Fort Wayne, passed away on January 12, 2018. Born on April 30, 1922, in Fort Wayne, she was a daughter of the late John F and Mary M Rieger; and was a member of Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, Fort Wayne. Alverda had a love for playing cards, NASCAR, Indiana University Basketball, and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her daughters, Kathy Swaim, Karen (Roy) Sowers, and Lynn (Roger) Blakley; sons, Tom (Cheryl) Jones, and Tim (Julie) Jones; and nanny to, 15 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by her husband, G. Lee Jones, sisters, Loretta Wright, Esther Kempf, and Dolores Trempel; brothers, Carl Metker, and Walter Rieger; and niece Susan Pequinot.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 am, Tuesday, January 16, at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 7215 St Joe Road, Fort Wayne. Calling will be held from 4 to 8pm, Monday, January 15, at Hockemeyer & Miller Funeral Home, 6131 St Joe Road, Fort Wayne. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial donations may be given to the St Mary's Soup Kitchen.