E. Maurine Jones 1917-2013

Posted April 16, 2013 at 4:55 pm


E. Maurine Jones 1917-2013

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E. Maurine Jones, 95, of Boise, Idaho, died Tuesday, April 9, 2013.

Maurine’s life was celebrated Monday, April 15, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Boise. Private interment was at Dry Creek Cemetery of Boise.

Maurine was born on May 29, 1917, at Estelline, S.D. to Rudolph and Zora Zebill. She was the first born of four girls and grew up on farms around Estelline.

She married Joseph L. Jones on September 24, 1938. They lived in Chicago, Ill., Miller, S.D., rural Orient, S.D., Rapid City, S.D. and Boise, Idaho.

She enjoyed her family, relatives, special friends at church, reading, and making quilts at church to be donated to those in need.

She is survived by two sons, Virgil (Eyleen) of Boise, and Russell (Diana) of Excelsior, Minn., as well as ten grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Vivian, Wilma and Carrie; husband, Joseph; and son, Walter (Shirley).

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