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Bernard J. Jones

Bernard J. Jones, 95, of Inver Grove Heights, Minn., formerly of Northome, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at his home

A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Willwerscheid West-Heights Chapel, 235 W. Wentworth Ave. in West St. Paul, Minn. A private burial will be in Acacia Park Cemetery.

He was born May 12, 1913, to Joseph and Theresa Jones in Northome. He was a car dealer in Northome, Littlefork, Bemidji and the Twin Cities for more than 50 years.

He is survived by his wife of 74 years, Edith; sister, Kathleen Fogarty of Cottage Grove, Minn.; son, Michael (Barbara) Jones of Rosemount, Minn.; daughter, Beverly Culligan Bayless of Mendota Heights, Minn.; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Vernon, Joseph and Terrance; and sister, Patricia Corrin.

Cards may be sent to Edit at 2060 Upper 55th St., Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077 or to the family at 821 Hilltop Road, Mendota Heights, MN 55118.

Memorials preferred to the Alzheimer's Association.