Burnell “Bernie” Jones, 79, Platteville, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 6 at Gray’s Nursing Home in Platteville after a battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his family when God took him to his home.
Funeral services with Fireman’s Memorial will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 10 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville. Rev. Mike Short will officiate. Burial will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday at the Greenwood Cemetery in Platteville. A luncheon will follow at the Platteville Elks Lodge. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Bernie Jones Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com.
Complete obituary is in the September 10, 2014 issue of The Platteville Journal.