LITTLE FALLS, NY-Tom R. Jones, Jr., 53, of Little Falls, passed away peacefully, Thursday, May 29, 2019, at his home, with his adoring family by his side following a courageous battle with illness.

He was born on November 12, 1965, in Little Falls, the son of the late, Thomas R. and Loretta Fuller Jones, Sr. and was educated in Dolgeville schools. Tom was employed with Helmont Mills in St. Johnsville for many years until when he recently became ill. On September 28, 1985, he married the former, Deborah S. Leon in Salisbury.

Tom was a family man, who enjoyed spending his time with his family especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed the outdoors and had a talent for drawing.

In keeping with Tom’s wishes, there will be no visitation. The family will hold a celebration of life to be announced at a later date. A heartfelt thank you is extended by the family to Hospice & Palliative Care for their guidance through a difficult time.

Tom’s funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Mohawk Valley Funerals and Cremations, 7507 State Route 5 (Town of Manheim) between Little Falls and St. Johnsville, 315-508-5131. Please visit the website to offer a note of condolences or light a candle.