Hastings resident Robert C. Jones Sr., 81, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019, at CHI Health St. Francis in Grand Island.
Memorial services are 2 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with Pastor Tom Murray officiating. Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Visitation is 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday with family present 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Robert was born June 29, 1937, in Fillmore County to Raymond and Adeline (Nuss) Jones. He graduated from Sutton High School. Robert married Nola Joan Hughes on July 6, 1956, at First Presbyterian Church in Hastings; she preceded him in death on November 8, 2015.
Robert worked as a printer and manager at Cornhusker Press where he later retired. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Eagles, and past President of Midwest Printers Association.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Nola Joan Jones; and sister, Shirley Dodd.
Survivors include children and spouse, Robert C. Jones, Jr. of Guide Rock, Pamela S. Schlichtman of Hastings, and Jason N. and Barbara Jones of Omaha; grandchildren, Austin Schlichtman, Robert C. Jones III, Chelby Schlichtman, Lauren Jones, Alex Jones; soon to be great-grandson, Beckham Schlichtman; sister, Faye Cunningham of Scottsdale, AZ; brother and spouse, Wallace and Rose Jones of New Braunfels, TX; and nieces and nephews.