Robert “Bob” William Jones, age 69, passed away on Sunday February 21, 2021. He was born May 28, 1951 in Clairton, a son of the late Marion “Sam” and Lenora Jones. Bob retired from the Murrysville Police Department in 2012, having worked there since 1987 and attaining the rank of Sergeant in 1994. He was an active member of the Allegheny Valley Lodge 39 FOP, where he previously served as financial secretary and currently was a trustee. Throughout his life Bob enjoyed fishing, golfing and biking and most recently “Ghost Hunting” at Gettysburg. He also enjoyed time with his rescue dogs Max and Abby. He is survived by his wife of 38 years Karen McKee Jones; children Robert Jones of North Huntingdon and Sara Jones of Elizabeth Twp. and Michelle (Mitch) Dexter of North Strabane Twp.; and grandchildren Brayden, Peyton and Maddy.
Friends and family will be received from 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the William Snyder funeral Home, 521 Main Street, Irwin, 724-863-1200. Everyone will gather at the funeral home at 7 p.m. Thursday for a memorial service conducted by the Allegheny Valley Lodge 39 FOP. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to either K9s of Valor at www.k9sofvalor.org or the animal shelter of your choice. For online condolences please visit www.snyderfuneralservices.com.
Originally published February 25, 2021.