Edward F. “Buc” Jones

Born: 01/24/1952 Passed:

Edward F. “Buc” Jones

Edward F. “Buc” Jones age 65 of Akron passed away June 17, 2017.  He was born January 24, 1952 in Akron and remained a life-long resident of the area. He loved to travel and enjoyed hiking, biking, and kayaking.  On a sunny day you could find him sailing on Portage Lakes.  He was a volunteer for the Cuyahoga Valley National Parks and Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad.

Edward is preceded in death by his father Edward D. Jones.

He is survived by his mother Dorothy Jones; sister Lorri (Bob) Helbig and their daughters, Taylor and Madison; brother Todd (Minja) Jones and their daughters, Isabelle and Ella; sister Patricia Crawford and her sons Jason and Ramsey; daughter Lindsay (Adam) Sharpless; and his significant other Joanne Post.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place and no public services are planned.  Condolences can be shared with the family at www.heritagecremationsociety.com.

Heritage Cremation Society




7 Tributes to Edward F. “Buc” Jones

  1. Glenn Goodrich says:

    Sorry for your loss. Played golf with Buc for many years on saturdays at Valley View CC. Always had a good laugh and a smile even when he lost a few quarters.

  2. Kathy Harth says:

    I’m so sorry to hear of Buc’s passing, he was a wonderful friend throughout Junior High and high school. It sounds like he had a wonderful life with a loving family and I know you will all miss him very much. My deepest sympathies.

  3. Kris Jones says:

    His smile, his laugh, his spirit and his blue eyes that matched no others~
    that was Buc. His gift to us was love and friendship.
    I hope that you will find ways to celebrate his life and find comfort in your fondest memories. I know that he would want us all to live every day to the fullest and continue the celebration of his “love for life”. I’m so sorry. May time speed your healing.
    With every loving thought and deepest sympathy, Kris

  4. Greg Kuhn says:

    To the Jones Family,
    I am so sorry to hear of the passing of Buc. I will grieve for your loss, but will also celebrate Buc’s life. My thoughts and prayers go out to all of you during this difficult time.
    I have known Buc since junior high and will always remember his great smile, blue eyes, and sense of humor. So glad I spent time with Buc at our 45th class reunion.
    May the Lord give you strength and comfort.
    Psalm 95:1-7

  5. Tom and Missy Falor says:

    Lori, so sorry for your loss. Timmy told me about it last week.

  6. Shirley Gard says:

    He was a man with many talents, lived life to the fullest. He had so much left that he wanted to do. I didn’t know him long but he was a kind fun loving easy to know and he will be missed. I am so sorry for everyone’s loss…Goodbye Ed, my life is richer for having to be able to get to know you.

  7. Dave LaBate says:

    Buc always had that smile, that ready handshake and a way of making people feel at ease when he was around.
    He was a good man with a big heart.

    I pray that he has found his place in Heaven.

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