Mark Jones

Obituary of Mark Jones

Mr. Mark F. Jones, of Medina, passed away unexpectedly on New Year’s Day, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Jones was born in Buffalo, September 4, 1960, a son of Sylvia (Getty) Jones and the late Francis "Frank" Aloysius Jones.  A graduate of North Tonawanda High School, he attended Niagara County Community College.  Mark and his family moved to Medina in 1995.  He was employed as a journeyman machinist by Saint-Gobain Ceramics in Niagara Falls.  Mark was a musician and enjoyed playing pipes, guitar and keyboard.  He was a member of Royal Canadian Legion Pipes and Drums and played for the Charles McIvor and McMahon School of Irish Dance.  He enjoyed cooking and was a Star Trek fan.

Survivors include his children, Chantelle Bengel, Peter Jones and Kelsi Jones; 5 grandchildren, Brayden, Jackson and “Crash” Bengel,  Sophia and Chester Caraballo; his mother, Sylvia Jones; brother, Thomas Jones, his aunt, Barbara Peterson; several cousins and friends.

Friends may call on Friday (3-6) at the Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina, where his funeral service will be held at 6PM.  The Rev. Daniel J. Fawls will officiate.