Velta E. Jones

November 28, 1923 - March 21, 2017

Velta Erika Jones, 93, a resident of Cape Coral, FL for the past two years, formerly of Garden Valley, ID and Utica, OH passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 in Cape Coral. She was born November 28, 1923 in Jaunpils, Latvia to Ernests and Lidia Birkvalds, now deceased.

Velta was of the Lutheran faith. She retired as a Ben Franklin Store manager. She was a faithful wife, loving mother and hard-working business woman.

She is survived by three loving children, Edward Jones (Joy Raines-Jones) of Cape Coral, David Jones (Marla) of Hanover, OH and Jackie Gainer of Rotonda West, FL; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren; as well as one great great granddaughter.

Velta was preceded in death by her husband, Edward E. Jones, Sr.; a sister, Melita Leidell; a brother, Richard Birkvalds; as well as a grandson, Kristofer Jones.

No formal services are planned at this time.

Memorial Contributions in memory of Velta Erika Jones are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.

Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.


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