Clifford Evans Jones
Clifford Evans Jones, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died November 8.
Jones was born in Rockaway Beach and worked as the Vice President of Todd Ship Yards Corp. He also served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Jones was a member of the Lago Mar Beacon Club and St. Sebastian’s Mens Club.
Jones was preceded in death by his sisters, Beatrice Cummings and Dorothy Maggio; and brother, Robert Jones.
He is survived by his wife, Eugenie Hanigan Jones; son, Timothy Jones (Debi); daughters, Justine Lennon (Paul T.) and Colleen Jones; sisters, Vera Stanley and Helen Ferris; and grandchildren, Christopher, Dan, Ryan, Eddie and Amanda.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’ Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach. Visitation will take place Friday, November 12 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. A funeral mass will take place at St. Francis de Sales Church, Belle Harbor on Saturday, November 13, at 9:45 a.m. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, New York.