David H. "Dave" Jones

January 22, 1948May 30, 2019

David H. “Dave” Jones, 71, of Brimfield passed away Thursday, May 30, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center. He was born January 22, 1948 in Peoria to Hank and Doris (Pillischafske) Jones. He married Joann K. Clark October 10, 1995 in Lewiston, IL. She survives. Also surviving are 2 children from a previous marriage, Angela Jones of Hanna City and Glenn (Amy) Jones of Paxton, IL; 4 grandchildren, Cohl Jones of Manito, Mikayla Jones, Austin Jones and Savannah Jones all of Paxton; great-granddaughter Laila Jones; sister, Vicki (Mike) Gensler of Kickapoo; brother, Jack (Carol) Jones of Bellevue; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and 2 brothers, Mike Jones and Virgil Jones. Dave was a Millwright for Keystone and Caterpillar for 15 years. He worked as a Maintenance Engineer at Peoria County Jail for 27 years before retiring in May 2008. He is a U.S. Army Reserve Veteran. Dave was a member of Masonic Lodge #363 A.F. & A.M., Knights Templar and Warren Chapter Royal Arch Masonry. Dave was an avid hunter, fisherman, loved Harley Davidson Motorcycles and going to movie theaters. A memorial gathering will be held on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 from 4-6 p.m. at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel. Masonic Rites will be performed at 6 p.m. Cremation has been accorded. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Brimfield Fire Dept. and B.Y.E Ambulance. Online condolences may be made at


  • Hank Jones, Father
  • Doris (Phillischafske) Jones, Mother
  • Joann K. Jones, Wife
  • Angela Jones, Daughter
  • Glenn (Amy) Jones, Son
  • Cohl Jones, Mikayla Jones, Austin Jones and Savannah Jones, Grandchildren
  • Laila Jones, Great Granddaughter
  • Vicki (Mike) Gensler, Sister
  • Jack (Carol) Jones, Brother
  • -Many nieces and nephews
  • -Dave was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Mike Jones and Virgil Jones

  • Brimfield Fire Department
  • B.Y.E Ambulance


  • Memorial Gathering Tuesday, June 4, 2019
  • Masonic Services Tuesday, June 4, 2019


David H. "Dave" Jones

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Daniel Basfield

June 4, 2019

Dave made my last years at Peoria County bearable. All the joking and laughter we shared will always be remembered. Rest well my friend will see each other again one day. May God bless your family with strength enough to grieve together and remember the great times shared.
From The Basfield Family

Heather Cox

June 3, 2019

Joann I am so sorry for your loss....your family is in our thoughts. It's never goodbye it is see you later....he was a very dear man and will be missed

Heather Cox and family

Russel Hawks

June 2, 2019

Joann, I am very sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts.