Violet M. Jones, 98, Logansport, passed away at 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Miller's Merry Manor, Logansport.

Born in Logansport on Aug. 4, 1918, she was the daughter of Vito and Josephine Pallenino Selvio.

On March 15, 1947, she was married to Alva J. Jones. He preceded her in death on Sept. 16, 1996.

Violet was retired from White-Rogers/RBM Manufacturing.

She enjoyed gardening, especially roses, and crocheting, and was proud of her home. She especially enjoyed visiting with her grandsons and great-nieces.

Surviving are a daughter, Deborah (Stu) Youngstrom, Rochester; grandsons Tyler Kim Youngstrom and Logan Scott Youngstrom; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by five brothers, Ike Selvio, Tony Selvio, Mike Selvio, John Selvio and Joe Selvio; and a sister, Mary Terrell.

Visitation will be from noon-2 p.m. on Friday, May 5, 2017, at Kroeger Funeral Home, Logansport. The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, also at the funeral home, with Father Dominic Petan officiating. Entombment will be in Ever-Rest Memorial Park.

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