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Harriet Jones

July 14, 1922 March 10, 2015
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Harriet Jones of Golconda, IL passed away peacefully March 10th 2015.
Born Harriet Alma Ingeborg to Frank and Marie Johnson July 14, 1922 in Shafer, Minnesota she joined her sisters, Corrine, Gladys, Mabel, and Bernice.
Harriet grew up and went to school in Shafer, Minnesota. She received her nursing degree from Bethesda Nursing School of St. Paul, MN and decided to join the US Army Nursing Core in 1944. During World War II she completed a tour of duty in the Pacific receiving four ribbons.
After the war Harriet married Kenneth Jones of Ukiah, California in 1947. While in Ukiah she worked as a school nurse and an RN for Ukiah Hospital until they moved to Golconda, Illinois in 1967. While in Golconda she became a member of My Redeemer Lutheran Church and worked as an RN for the Pope-Hardin Health Department.
She is survived by her children, Elizabeth, Tom, David, and Daniel Jones; seven grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
A celebration of her life was held Sunday the 15th at My Redeemer Lutheran Church during a pot luck super after the service.

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