Robert G. “Bob” Jones Jr., 75, died Nov. 29, 2012, at Hospice House, Hutchinson.
He was born July 5, 1937, in Junction City, the son of Robert G. and Mabel B. Richardson Jones Sr.
A lifelong Kansan, Bob was a resident of McPherson for more than 30 years. A loyal member of the V.F.W. Fred E. Ellis Post No. 2715, he spent 20 years with the Army National Guard, and he retired from Vanguard Manufacturing in 2002.
He is survived by his companion of 20 years, Maree “Katie” Hollingshead, of the home; two sons; three daughtes; two step-sons; one step-daughter; two brothers; two sisters; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, friends, associates; and his beloved dog, his dachshund, Rusty.
He was preceded in death by a son; his parents; and a sister.
Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, friends may send a memorial to the V.F.W. Fred E. Ellis Post No. 2715, in care of Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home, Hutchinson. Please visit www.penwellgabelhutchinson.com to leave personal condolences for the family.