6-7:00 P.M. Thursday, October 13 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
9-10:00 A.M. Friday, October 14 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo.
7:00 P.M. Thursday, October 13 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 A.M. Friday, October 14 at St. Mary's Cathedral, Fargo.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
Clarice Patricia “Patsy” Jones, 91, passed away Friday, October 7, 2011 at Villa Maria Care Facility in Fargo.
Clarice “Patsy” Jones was born March 17, 1920 in Sherwood, ND to Olaf Hilmer and Amanda (Walberg) Olson. Clarice married Charles Percy Jones on July 25, 1937 in Detroit Lakes, MN. She was a long time resident of Fargo and for a time, Detroit Lakes, MN. While raising her family in Fargo she was a member of St. Mary’s parish. Patsy was a proud member of the Catholic War Veterans Auxiliary. Patsy and family welcomed into their home the first wave of international students from India and Pakistan, who came to study at NDSU.
An avid whist player, Patsy was also never without a crossword puzzle, which she loved to do. She also spent many hours playing Scrabble.
She is survived by son, Nick (Tonette Garcia), Richmond, CA; daughters, Sheila (Bob) Kummeth, Fargo, ND, Margaret “Peg” (Bing) Sylvester, Minneapolis, MN, Marie Ann Jones, Minneapolis, MN, Mary Beth (Paul) Rydquist, Cloverdale, CA; daughter-in-law, Marie Theresa Jones; sister, Harriet Plut, CA. She also leaves 14 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren.