Barbara Jones

July 20, 1920 - April 3, 2014

Service Date: April 8, 2014

Graveside Service:  Monday April 28th, 2014 at 11 a.m.   St. John's Norway Cemetery, Scarborough

Peacefully at home, in Port Hope, Ontario on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, in her 94th year. Daughter of the late Colonel Eric H. Jones, DCM, ED, and Madge Seymour Jones, of Toronto, Ontario.

Educated at The Bishop Strachan School and The Margaret Eaton School, in Toronto, and The Bergman Gesterberg School of Physical Education in Dartford, England. She also served three years in the WRCNS during World War II.

Barbara will be cremated and buried with her parents in Toronto, in St. John’s Norway Church Cemetery.

“And she is still there busied with a dance,

deep in the dewy shadow of a wood

Or where stars walk upon a mountain top” – W. B. Yeats

In Barbara’s memory, donations to The Barbara Jones ’39 Bursary at The Bishop Strachan School, 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, Ontario M4V 1X2, may be made.

Jason brooks, director of research and communications for the foundation for education reform & accountability, a think tank