Granville, NY – Jeremy Paul Jones, age 33, passed away on July 15, 2008, at his home as the result of a fire.
Jeremy was born on November 30, 1974 in Glens Falls, NY the son of Paul and Jane (Marra) Jones.
Jeremy was a graduate of Granville High School. He enlisted in the US Navy from 1993-1996. He was stationed aboard the USS Inchon where he served as the Chef for the Officer’s Dining Room. This was Jeremy’s chance to “see the world”, which he thoroughly enjoyed. Jeremy was most recently employed as the Assistant Night Manager at Price Chopper in Granville. Jeremy enjoyed “hanging” with his friends, fishing and boating. He was an avid Green Bay Packer fan, though all sports peaked his interest.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, are a sister Kim Moore and her husband Scott of Granville, aunts and uncles: David Jones and his wife Mary of Hampton ,Tom Jones of North Granville, Jim Marra of Granville, Robin & Harlan Horton of Rochester, NY, Tim Marra and his wife Sue of Bridgeport, CT, Charlie & Lynn of Granville, Lee and her husband Charlie Ferguson of Granville; cousins: James Marra, Steve Marra, Crystal McFarren, Jim McFarren, Jayson Marra and Richard & Jessica Coppins. In addition, a niece Hailey Marie Godette. Jeremy was predeceased by a cousin Chuck Marra.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 18, 2008 at 11 AM at the Robert M King Funeral Home, 23 Church St. Granville, NY. Burial will follow at the Morningside Cemetery in Hartford, NY. Friends may call on Thursday, July 17, 2008 from 6-9 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Northwoods at Hilltop (Formerly Hilltop Manor of Niskayuna), 1805 Providence Avenue, Niskayuna, NY 12309, where Jeremy had previously received residential rehabilitation for an injury.