Mervin C. Jones

    • Mervin C. Jones
    • RCE Badge circa 1939-45

    We regret to advise of the death of Mervin C. Jones at the Lakeside Nursing Home in Wolseley SK on 15 February 2013 at the age of 89.

    Mervin was born on the farm near Balcarres SK.  He was a WW II veteran who served with the Royal Canadian Engineers from 1941 to 1945 and saw active service in Italy and Holland.  After demobilization, he settled on a farm north of Edgeley SK where he resided until 2000.  Mervin served on many committees, boards and councils.  He served for several years as a Councillor of the Municipality of North Qu' Appelle, was involved in 4-H at the local and provincial levels; was an elder of the Edgeley United Church, and was Secretary of the Donamar School Board.  Mervin also served as Vice President of the Royal Canadian Legion Fort Qu'Appelle Branch #35.

    A funeral service will be held in Edgeley United Church, Edgeley SK on 22 February 22 at 2:00 p.m.  Interment will be in the Edgeley Cemetery at a later date. {gdSep2016kh}