Carol E. Jones, 85, of Brackenridge, passed away Wednesday, November 1, 2023 at Bel Air Nursing Home, Lower Burrell. She was born December 10, 1937 in Tarentum to the late Guy O. and Roxie (Doverspike) Torrence, Sr. She lived her entire life in Brackenridge. Carol was the Boro Clerk for Brackenridge for 25 years and also worked at PPG in Creighton. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Brackenridge and a former Rainbow Girl. She was a 1955 graduate of Har Brack High School and enjoyed Pittsburgh sports. Carol especially enjoyed spending time with her family, children and grandchildren.
Survivors include her children Richard L. (Barbara) Jones, Robert A. (Kim) Jones, Ronald K. Jones, Ralph G. “Sam” (Nicole) Jones, all of Brackenridge and Cynthia M. (Shawn) Ricchuito, USAF, retired, Mississippi. Also surviving are 9 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and a sister Virginia Ross, of Natrona Heights. Besides her parents she was preceded by her husband Robert K. Jones in 2008 and her siblings Guy O. Torrence, Jr., Martha Jane Torrence and Mary E. McBee.
Visitation Saturday 2PM until the time of service at 6PM in Duster Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc. 347 E 10th Ave, Tarentum, 724-224-1526. Burial will be private in Mt. Airy Cemetery, Natrona Heights. Family suggests contributions to Pioneer Hose, 124 Morgan St, Brackenridge, PA 15014. VISIT: DusterFH.com