Robert Jones 1948-2021

BAZETTA — Robert Jones, 72, of Bazetta, entered peacefully into eternal life at 5:14 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in the emergency room at Trumbull Regional Medical Center, after becoming stricken at home with cardiac arrest.

He was born Tuesday, July 20, 1948, in Warren, the son of the late Troy and Gertrude Hurst Jones and was a lifelong area resident.

Affectionately known as Bobby by his family and friends, he was a graduate of Niles McKinley High School. For 27 years, Bobby was an auto technician at Cole Valley in Warren before retiring on July 20, 2012.

He was a member of St. John Paul II Parish in Warren.

Bobby loved the Cleveland Browns and Indians and was also an Ohio State Buckeyes fan. He enjoyed NASCAR and listening to blues music in his garage. Bobby enjoyed sitting on the deck sipping a beer and watching the squirrels and eagles overhead.

He is survived by the love of his life of 40 years, Pauline Pakulniewicz, whom he married March 2, 1985; a daughter, Melissa (Brett) Berry of Bristol; a sister, Jackie (Steve) Long of Tempe, Ariz.; brothers-in-law, Daniel and Walter Pakulniewicz; and by several nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a daughter, Stephanie Beatty; a brother, Dale M. Jones; a sister, Judith Boser; and by a sister-in-law, Catherine Hammercheck.

Family will receive friends from 9 until 9:50 a.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, in St. John Paul II Parish, 420 North St., Warren, Ohio 44483.

A Mass of Christian burial, with the Rev. Frantisek Katrinak officiating, will be offered at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at the church.

Entombment will take place in All Souls Cemetery in Bazetta.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions take the form of donations, in Robert’s name, to the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44106.

Robert’s family would like to thank Bazetta Fire and Police departments for their prompt service and care they offered during Robert’s sudden illness at home and to the nurses and doctors in the emergency room at Trumbull Regional Medical Center for all of their comfort and care.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.

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