The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

December 16, 2013

Lillian Mildred Jones

Homemaker, pianist had family in Mercer County


NEW CASTLE — Lillian Mildred Jones of New Castle passed away Sunday morning, Dec. 15, 2013. in the Carriage Court in New Castle. She was 97.

Mrs. Jones was born July 11, 1916, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and was preceded in death in 2002 by her husband, Paul Jones, whom she married in 1949.

Lillian was a homemaker and enjoyed shopping and dancing. An active person, she also enjoyed playing the piano, bowling and taking trips to Niagara Falls.

Lillian loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by: her children, Ronald DiNardo and his wife Martha, New Castle; Dorothy Greene and her husband Ronald, Greenville; her stepdaughters, Sandra Burnett and Kathy Ryan, both Sharpsville; 13 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Lillian was preceded in death by her parents; her former husband, Theodore V. DiNardo; a daughter, Gloria Jean Ionta; and her brother, Isadore J. Yaffee.


Mrs. Paul (Lillian Mildred), 97, New Castle.

Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. today (12-17-13) in ED & DON DeCARBO FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY Inc., 3000 Wilmington Road, New Castle. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

Service: Services at 11 a.m. Wednesday (12-18-13) in the funeral home with the Rev. Matthew Bupp officiating.

Burial: Hillcrest Memorial Park, Hermitage.