Vinson Kyler Jones

July 5, 1946 ~ May 20, 2019 (age 72)


Vinson Kyler Jones, 72, of Coraopolis, went to be with the Lord on Monday, May 20, 2019 at Vidant Hospital of Greenville, NC.

He was born July 5, 1946 in Baltimore, MD; the son of the late George T. and Esvend (Kyler) Jones.

Mr. Jones earned degrees from both Robert Morris University and Hampton University in Virginia.

He worked as an electrical engineer for Duquesne Light and at the First Energy Nuclear Power Plant.

Mr. Jones was a member of the First Baptist of McDonald, where he enjoyed working in the Audio Department for many years.

He enjoyed model planes and trains and loved fishing on his boat. He was a devoted father, husband and grandfather.

On February 9, 1968, he married Bernadine L. Oden, who died on October 30, 2014.

Surviving are a daughter, Kimberly Jones of Greenville, NC; a son, Kevin (Katrina) Jones of Winterville, NC; and two grandchildren, Kayle and Kyler Jones.

Friends will be received from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday at Nation Funeral Home, Inc., 220 E. Lincoln Ave., McDonald. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 30, 2019 in the First Baptist Church of McDonald, 141 N. McDonald St., McDonald, PA 15057. Burial will follow in Robinson Run Cemetery, McDonald. Online condolences, photos and additional information are available at

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May 29, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Nation Funeral Home
218-220 East Lincoln Ave
McDonald, PA 15057

Funeral Service
May 30, 2019

11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of McDonald
141 N McDonald St.
McDonald, PA 15057

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