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“Sorry to Trish's passing, I know you will miss her, and I will miss our phone calls. She was a special person. ”
1 of 18 | Posted by: Norma Zucco - Centerville, IA

“Dear Family, Patty was a special person. Our parents and families were friends and we had fun camping together as teenagers at Lake Wapello and...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Dianne McConville Ranes - IA

“We are so sorry for your loss, Rich. Trish was a wonderful lady. She loved her tomatoes and veggies and we always enjoyed visiting with her each...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Mike and Melanie Seals - Moravia, IA

“I'm sorry to hear of the loss of Trish. She helped teach me so much when I first started practicing law. Rich, my thoughts are with you and your...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Amy Montgomery - Centerville, IA

“SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. MAY GOD BE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY DURING YOUR TIME OF NEED. ”
5 of 18 | Posted by: Joyce Mitchell - Centerville, IA

“We both are so sorry for your loss...Trish will be missed so much..Such a wonderful friend she was and will always be in our hearts. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Tony and Lonnie Watts

“Sorry for your loss. Prayers to the family. ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: nellie thomas - Centerville, IA

“Rich there are no words to say how soooo sorry we are for your loss. Just try to remember the love you to crazy, funny, loving people had for each...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Deb & Doyle Case - centerville, IA

“At loss for words, Trish was one of the most delightful ,friendly and just a super person to sit and talk to. Brother Rich, my friend, I cannot...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Dale Foster - moulton, IA

“I have no words Rich....Trish was simply the best!!!!!! Let your friends surround you!!!!! Deb ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Deb Worley - Centerville, IA

“I am stunned and so sorry. Trish was a dear friend. I can't express my deepest sorrow for your loss Rich. My thoughts and prayers are with you and...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Deborah Hobart-Olson - La Plata, MO

“I remember when I first saw Trish when we both moved back to Centerville. I was singing karaoke at the Wayne County fair. She walked up behind me &...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Deb Harris - Centerville, IA

“Trish was a an awesome lady. Will be missed. Love you and Rich both. ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: CASSIE PARRISH - Centerville, IA

“Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers for family and friends ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: margrit ballanger and mark Ballanger - IA

“Love you always my friend!!!!! ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Steve (Thomas) and Tammie - IA

“Rich, we are so sorry to hear about Trish. We have you all in our thoughts and prayers! Trish was such a loving, caring, and beautiful person, we are...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Rick and Shirley Morlan - IA

“So very sorry Rich. We are shocked at this news. Prayers are lifted up for Trish. ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Mary Bennett - Centerville, IA

“Sorry for your loss. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Chrys and George Bailey - Mystic, IA


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Trish Norquist-Jones, age 64 of Exline, Iowa, passed away Friday, November 06, 2015 at her home.

Trish was born on May 4, 1951 in Leon, Iowa, the middle child of J.B. Kelley and Valdene Clark. A sister of Mike and Dan, this beautiful red haired girl would begin her amazing journey of life! Raised in Centerville, Trish attended the Centerville School District, graduating from Centerville High School in 1969 (the height of the Vietnam War, and the Hippie Movement). She later attended Indian Hills Community College in Centerville, earning her associate's degree.

Growing up and loving life in this little corner of the world during this point in history, (Trish did attend Woodstock) she still knew there was so much more of this world to be seen and places on this Earth she needed to leave her footprints upon.

Trish soon joined the Department of Defense. It was here, working with the Army, she was able to travel the globe!

She is survived by her husband, Rich Jones of Exline, Iowa; two siblings, Mike (Patti) Kelley of Centerville, and Dan (Carol) Kelley of Kirksville, Missouri; along with several nieces and nephews; and in laws, Lori Ann Williams of Santa Cruz, California, and James Robert (Carol) Jones II of Santa Cruz, California.

Trish was preceded in death by her parents; maternal grandparents, Charlie and Edith Clark; and paternal grandparents, Finas (Crystal) Shaffer; Richard's parents, James R. and Francis Jones; a brother-in-law, Thomas Michael Jones.

There will be no scheduled services at this time. Lange Funeral Home and Crematory of Centerville, Iowa has been entrusted with caring for the Jones Family. Memorials have been established to The Humane Society of The United States and may be mailed to either P.O. Box 96930 Washington D.C. 20077-7229 or mailed to Lange Funeral Home 1900 South 18th Centerville, Iowa 52544. Online condolences may be shared at www.langefh.com.