SCHENECTADY - Paul D Jones, Sr.. passed away on September 1st 2019. Born in Albany on August 20, 1948. He was the son of James A. Jones and Dorothy I. Clayton. Paul grew up in Albany, NY. He was the family man, who knew just how to ruffle your feathers.
He spent his working career as a “Garbologist” driver for the City of Albany DGS for over 35 years.
He spent a time, coaching his own children and overseeing the program at Westland Little League while his grandchildren played. He was an avid Yankee Fan that never missed a NFL Giants game.
He is predeceased by his parents James A. Jones and Dorothy I. Claydon, his three brothers, James T. Jones, Howard A. (Linda) Jones, David J. Jones. Paul is survived by his wife of 51 years Faith A. Jones (VanAlystne). His four children Paul D. Jones, John Jones, Faith (Chris) Cozzy, and David (Jessica) Jones.
His grandchildren Melinda Guadalupe, Kimberely Cozzy, John Jones, Robert Jones, Michael Jones, Jesse Jones, and Lena Cozzy. One great granddaughter, Jasmine Guadalupe. His sisters Dorothy I. (Richard) White, Deborah (Joe) Rodriquez, Paula J. (Keith) Foster. He will also be missed by his several nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held from 4:00pm to 8:00pm on Friday, September 6, 2019 at New Comer Cremations & Funerals, 343 New Karner Road, Colonie where a funeral service will be held at 9am on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the funeral home. Interment will immediately follow at Memory Gardens. Online condolences may be expressed at www.NewComerAlbany.com.