Obituary for Philip E Jones
PhilIp E Jones of Norfolk, MA, formerly of Medfield, MA, died peacefully February 3, 2018 at the age of 75. Born in Needham, MA on May 13,1942, son of Guy Preston Jones and Mary McKeone Jones. He was a graduate of Providence College, University of Connecticut (PHD) and University of Buffalo (MBA). He started his career at Allied- Signal and went on to work with high-tech, venture capital companies. He spent the last 25 years of his career as CEO of Ultra Fine Powder Technologies. He was a long time member and former treasurer of The Church of the Advent,avid PC Alumnus and active Westerly Yacht
Club member. He enjoyed drawing and painting, skiing, running, travel, and watching the beautiful sunsets Of Westerly, RI. He is survived by his wife Nancy Sawyer Jones, three daughters, Elizabeth Jones and son-in-law Chris Seymour of Brooklyn, NY, Kristen Forrestal and son-law Dave Forrestal of Broomfield, CO, Kate Jones and son-in-law James Stuehler of Franklin, MA, a son Peter E. Jones and daughter-in-law Kim Halpert Jones of Auburn, MA, and his stepchildren, David A Sawyer and daughter-in-law Darbie Sawyer of Attleboro, MA, and Elizabeth S. Cherian and son-in-law George Cherian of London, UK. A sister Susan Panzer (Michael) of Carver, MA, sister-in-law Janice Jones of Hampden, MA, and eight grandchildren, Nora Forrestal, Malcolm Seymour Jones, Fiona Stuehler, Penny Jones, Robert and Michael Sawyer, and Ayla and Thomas Cherian, and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at The Church of the Advent, Medfield, MA, Saturday, February 10 at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers please send donations in memory of Phil Jones to The Church of the Advent, 28 Pleasant Street, Medfield, MA, 02052, or The Providence College Angel Fund, Providence College, 1 Cunningham Square, Providence, RI, 02918, Att: Institutional Development.