Janet L. Jones

January 31, 1950 ~ March 28, 2020 (age 70)


Olean- Janet L. Jones, of 125 Fulton Street, Olean, died Saturday (March 28, 2020) at her home.

Born January 31, 1950, in Buffalo, she was the daughter of Raymond and Angeline Lehner.  She married John Jones, Sr., who predeceased her.

Janet worked as a short order cook at Perkins for many years.

Surviving is her mom, of Hamburg; her children, John Jones, Jr., Richard (Christina) Jones, Steven (Julie McNeal) Jones, and Peter (Jessica Arnold) Jones; two sisters, Faith (Joe) Kencel and Hope Kaufman; and one brother Raymond Lehner; nine grandchildren, Richard (Desiree) Jones, Jr., Hali (Meegan) Jones-Pilon, Zachary Jones, Gaaron Jones, Gabrielle Jones, Jaxon Jones, Tisha Hein, and Tawny Hein; four great-grandchildren, Vera-Rose Jones, Jace Jones, Loralai Coleman, and Isla Jones- Pilon; several nieces and nephews and her extended family, Danielle Jones and Shantel Warren.

In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her father, her siblings, Charity and Charles Lehner; and granddaughter, Gemma Jones.

At Mrs. Jones request, there will be no services.  Burial will be in Mt. View Cemetery, at the convenience of the family and at a later date.

Memorials if desired may be made to the Pink Pumpkin Project,

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