Mark William Jones, age 59, of Wayne, PA, passed away on January 16, 2022 after an eight month battle with cancer. Mark’s treatment was led by Dr. Sameer Gupta and his compassionate team. Born in Darby, PA, he was the son of the late William R. and Mary Patricia Jones (nee Higgins).
Mark is survived by his wife of 32 years, Catherine Regina Jones (nee Manion), his loving children Jessica Catherine Roche (Joseph), Meghan Colleen Jones, Mary Catherine Jones and Nathan Francis Jones. He welcomed the birth of his grandchildren Harrison Joseph and Theodore Mark Roche on December 13, 2021. He is also survived by his siblings Michael Jones, Timothy Jones, Mary Lochary and the late Anthony Jones and numerous in-laws and nieces and nephews.
Mark enjoyed golf, especially with his son, Nate. He coached his three daughters in basketball for many years, and was a longtime St. Katharine and Region 32 CYO volunteer. He enjoyed fishing at the shore, stamp collecting, gardening, reading military and Civil War books and loved his dogs.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit the family Thursday, January 20, 2022 6:00-8:00 PM and Friday, January 21, 2022 9:15-10:45 AM at St. Katharine of Siena Church, 104 S. Aberdeen Avenue, Wayne, PA. His Funeral Mass will follow on Friday at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mark’s memory to Bringing Hope Home, https://bringhopehome.org would be appreciated.