Otto Clarence Jones, 94, Kansas City, Mo.: Sept. 14, 1927 – March 20, 2022 – Osage County Online | Osage County News

Otto Clarence Jones, 94, Kansas City, Mo.: Sept. 14, 1927 – March 20, 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Otto Clarence Jones, 94, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Redwood South Nursing Home, Kansas City, Mo. He was born Sept. 14, 1927, in Osage City, Kan., the son of Albert and Nellie (Pickering) Jones.

Otto grew up in Osage City and graduated from Osage City High School in 1945. After high school, he joined the United States Army and served as a radio operator with the 2nd Signal Service Battalion. After the service, he moved to Kansas City and began working as a Linotype operator in publishing. During this time he purchased and took care of an apartment complex. He never forgot Osage City and always returned for class reunions and to take care of his mother.

Otto was preceded in death by his mother, Nellie; three brothers, Glen Jones, Louie Jones, and Albert “Babe” Jones; and two sisters, Erma Weimer and Edith Mundy.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews.

Otto’s wishes were for no services to be held and that he be buried in Osage City Cemetery.

Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, Kan., is assisting the family. Condolences can be left at feltnerfuneralhome.com.

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