East County News Service
January 31, 2017 (La Msea) — The La Mesa Historical Society and the family of Gordon Jones will hold a celebration of his life and recognition of his contribution to the city of La Mesa on Friday, Feb. 10 at 2 p.m. at the La Mesa Historical Society’s McKinney House Museum, 8369 University Ave. in La Mesa. Read more about his remarkable life here.
“Your life was a blessing. Your memory a treasure. You are loved beyond words and missed beyond measure,” a message from the historical society states. Jones, born Sept. 14, 1938, passed away on January 15, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, Jones’ daughter suggests a donation to the La Mesa Historical Society’s landscaping project.