US military veteran Dick Jones died on the morning of 21 August after a long fight with cancer in Jacksonville Fl. Dick was well known here in the Angeles City Expat community. It is with great sadness that we pass on our condolences to his family.
Dick was born February 7, 1943 in Alabama, he graduated from Vero Beach High School. He was a Vietnam Vet and after 20 years’ service he retired from the Air Force. He went on to work as a superintendent for American Battle Monument Commission where he spent the majority of his time overseas, Tunisia, France, Philippines. After his second retirement he spent his time between the Philippines and traveling around the United States in his RV. He is survived by his wife Mayen Jones, son Lawrance Jones, daughter Alexandra Paul and grandchildren Camdyn and Sophia Paul. More details to follow in the Sep TAPS section.