Obituary of Theodore Paul Jones
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, January 31st at 2pm at Christ United Methodist Church on 12755 NW Dogwood St., Portland, Oregon 97229 for Theodore P. Jones, 87, a former Wapato, Washington Resident who died on January 5, 2010 in Portland, Oregon. Theodore was born in Seattle, Washington and attended the University of Washington. He was a long-time owner of Ted Jones Appliance in Wapato before retiring in 1975. He was an elder and organist at the Wapato Community Presbyterian Church and a past president of the Yakima Valley Symphony. Following retirement he graduated from the University of Puget Sound and then attended the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, CA. He was a resident of Portland since 1979. Ted is survived by his wife of 66 years, Petronella (Pat); two son, Randall of Tigard, Oregon and Scott and wife Cate of Portland, Oregon; two grandsons, Judah and Lisa of Charlotte, NC and Isaac and Jenn of Beaverton, Oregon; great grandson, Finnian of Charlotte, NC; a sister, Anita Weber of Portland, Oregon; and brother Howard Jones of Seattle, Washington. Interment will be at the Terrace Heights Memorial Park in Yakima, Washington. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Theodore Jones’ name to the Christ United Methodist Church. Online condolences can be made at www.ANewTradition.com. Arrangements made by Crown Memorial Center – Tualatin.