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Mary Lou (Cober) Jones

July 6, 2019 ~ June 25, 2019

Mrs. Mary Lou Jones, 82, of East Pitt Street,  Bedford went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at UPMC Altoona Hospital.

Mary Lou was born in Somerset on July 6, 1936,  daughter of the late Maurice and Effie (Foor) Cober.

She graduated from Somerset High School in 1955.

On February 20, 1957 in Winchester, Virginia Mary married the love of her life Donald S. Jones. He preceded her in death on September 15, 2016.

She is survived by four Sons- Mark, David, James and John Jones and daughter-in-law Karen Jones. Grandchildren Michelle, Mary Beth, Jamie, JoAnn, Hunter & Derick; Brother- Charles Cober, Numerous Nieces, Nephews, and Great-Grandchildren along with her faithful companion, "Posey"  Mary is preceded in death by Brother- Robert Cober.

Mary Lou worked numerous jobs throughout her life but is best known for her passion as a roller skating instructor. She taught hundreds of children many different styles of roller skating for numerous years not only at the Bedford Roll Arena-Moon Glo, but at Morrisons Cove Memorial Park as well.

She was a member of St. John's UCC, Bedford.

Friends will gather at the Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford on Sunday, June 30, 2019 from 1-4 PM and Monday, July 1, 2019 from 10-11AM.

A funeral service will be held  at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford, PA at 11:00 AM on Monday, July 1 , 2019  with Pastor Brady Plummer officiating.

Interment at Bedford Cemetery.

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Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

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