Enumclaw resident Elden Robert Jones, 92, died Oct. 21, 2011.
He was born Sept. 8, 1919, in Wenatchee, Wash., to Walter E. and Mary (Wautchik) Jones. He was a bell cap in the hotel industry and married Evelyn Saxton in Sand Springs, Okla. He led a simple life. He loved his family and loyally took care of his wife.
He is survived by son Elden Jones Jr. and wife Cheryl of Tacoma; daughters Diana Coyner and husband Lloyd of Enumclaw and Darlene Coyner and her husband Floyd of Enumclaw; five grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by wife Evelyn Jones in 2011 and grandson Alan Coyner.
Visitation is from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, at Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home. Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, at Kibler Avenue Church of Christ in Enumclaw. Burial will be at Evergreen Memorial Park in Enumclaw.
Memorials are suggested to the Kibler Avenue Church of Christ, 2627 Kibler Ave., Enumclaw, 98022.
Services are directed by Weeks’ Enumclaw Funeral Home. All are invited to sign the online guest book at www.weeksfuneralhomes.com.