Keith Wendell Jones
Keith Wendell Jones, 86, of Winfield, died on Jan. 7, 2017, at Sunrise Terrace Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, in Winfield.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at 10:30 a.m., at the Winfield First Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Dottie Halverson officiating. Interment will follow at the Winfield-Scott Township Cemetery. Friends may call on Tuesday from 2 to 7 p.m., at the Honts Funeral Home, in Winfield. There will be no family visitation.
In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for the Winfield First Responders and Fire Department, and the Winfield First Presbyterian Church.
Jones was born on June 4, 1930, in Clarksville, the son of Durward E. and Anna (Klopfenstein) Jones. He graduated from the Wyman High School in 1948. In 1949, he married Patricia Davis, of Columbus Junction.
He began his career in the feed and grain business at the Winfield Elevator and Supply, doing sales service for Rath and Kent Feed. He was manager of Farmers Coop, and then built his small elevator at Wyman. From 1980 to 1999, he and his wife owned and operated the Wyman Wearhouse. After retirement, he worked part-time at Liquid Grow, in Morning Sun.
He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, in Winfield.
Jones is survived by his wife; two sons, Gary (Linda) Jones, of Winfield; and Bob (Ann) Jones, of Columbus Junction; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; one step-great- grandchild; and one brother, Bradley Jones, of Loveland, Colo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Paul Jones.