Obituaries: Sharon Kay Jones

OTTUMWA-Sharon Kay Jones, 75, of Ottumwa, died at 3:43 p.m. June 11, 2018 at Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.

She was born August 20, 1942 in Ottumwa to Pearl E. and Elizabeth Maxine Osteen Ludwick.  She married Dale Jones on September 1, 1962 and they later divorced.

Sharon worked as a nurse’s aide for 17 years at St. Joseph Hospital and for 7 years at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.

She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church and the Altar & Rosary Society.

Surviving is her son, John Richard (Joyce) Jones of Ottumwa; 2 grandsons, John Edward Jones and Scott Michael Jones; and a brother, Michael Ludwick of Kansas City, MO.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Reece Funeral Home with Pastor Mel Kendall  officiating.  Burial will be in Ottumwa Cemetery.

Visitation begins at 1 p.m. Wednesday with the family present from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Memorials may be made to Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.