Britt H. Jones, 70, Lake Nuangola, died May 6, 2017, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
Born in Hazleton, Britt was the son of the late Elwood and Helen (Schwartz) Jones. He was a graduate of Wyoming Seminary, class of 1964, where he was captain of the swim team, setting many records for the school and Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, class of 1968.
Britt retired in 2014 as vice president of the former Old Forge Bank, now Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company, Old Forge. He loved his life at Lake Nuangola and especially enjoyed sailing on the lake.
Surviving are his wife, the former Patty Loke; children, Megan Costello and husband, Billy, of Pottstown, Kimberly Jones, of Pottstown, Teague Jones and wife, Tina, of Reading, Brislyn Anton and husband, Nick, of New Jersey, Britt Jr., of New Jersey; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; siblings, Rhett Jones and wife, Nan, Tanny Landry and husband, Roland, Terry Jones and wife, Wendy, Cindy Kountz and husband, Steve, Gail Thear and husband, Ed, Woody Jones; numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Britt’s life will be held at a date and location to be announced. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main Street, Shavertown.
Memorial donations, if desired, may be made to The Nuangola Lake Association, P. O. Box 231, Mountain Top, PA 18707.