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216 3rd Ave. SE.
Independence, IA 50644
Phone: 319-334-2501
Fax: 319-334-2502
Charlotte Jones

Charlotte Ann Jones (Meskimen)

Wednesday, December 22nd, 1948 - Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Charlotte A. Jones, 71, of Independence, IA died Saturday, March 2, 2019 at her home in Independence, IA.

She was born on December 22, 1948 in Emmetsburg, IA the daughter of Carl D. and Mildred I. (Schultz) Meskimen. She attended the Waterloo Community Schools and graduated from Waterloo East High School. Through high school she worked for the Woolsworth store in Waterloo, IA. On November 4, 1967 she married Jack L. Jones in Waterloo, IA, and made their home in Independence, IA. In the early 1970’s they moved to Hazelton, IA and Charlotte worked for a short time at the Pamida store in Oelwein. She later worked for Swift Packing in Marshalltown, IA, and Iowa Ham/Tyson’s in Independence.

Charlotte enjoyed spending time outdoors, barbequing, fishing and camping. She loved most of all spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband, Jack Jones, Independence, IA her children; Julie (Steve) Collet, Independence, IA, Pamela Jones, Independence, IA, and Kevin (Barb) Jones, Independence, IA, her grandchildren; Shawna Pentecost, Randy Rasmussen, Chris Rasmussen, Hunter Trusty, Kyan Jones, and Lorraine Jones, a great grandson William Trusty, two sisters; Margaret (Martin) Smith, Urbandale, IA, and Arlene Eihlers, Waterloo, IA, a brother; Glen Meskimen, Independence, IA, and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by he parents Carl and Mildred Meskimen, and two brothers Lawrence and Ronald Meskimen.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11 Am on Thursday March 7, 2019 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Jesup, IA with Rev. Jacob Swenson officiating. Burial will be held at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Independence, IA. Visitation will be held one hour before services. The Reiff Family Center – Funeral Home is assisting with services.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Address
    633 Purdy St
    JESUP, IA 50648
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  • Service

    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, March 7th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Address
    633 Purdy St
    JESUP, IA 50648
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  • Interment

    Location
    Mt. Hope Cemetery
    Address
    INDEPENDENCE, IA 50644
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Glen Meskimen

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Sunday morning was our time together. We would ride to church, stop at McD for coffee, talk about things only we know about. Praise our Faith in God together, and talk going home. That was only our time, and our time that God let us have together. Love You!
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