I hope this obituary from the Anchorage Daily News helps.
March 31, 1999 Edition: Final Section: Metro Page: B5 Record Number: 62572
Lifelong Alaskan Catherine Jones, 78, died March 26, 1999, at Alaska Native Medical Center from the long-term effects of Parkinson's disease.
Visitation will be through Thursday at her home in Chevak. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Kashunamiut High School gym. Pallbearers will include Peter Tuluk, Michael Matchian, Patrick Tall, Vincent Matchian, Alfred Usugan and Patrick Matchian. Burial will be in Chevak Cemetery.
Mrs. Jones was born Dec. 24, 1920, in Kashunak.
She was a homemaker and resident of Chevak, though she had lived at Providence Extended Care Center for a time.
Mrs. Jones was a member of Sacred Heart Mission Catholic Church and was a community Native counselor, working mainly with young people. She enjoyed Native crafts.
Her family said: ''Catherine was a gentle, loving and caring person who possessed a strong inner strength and a smile that attracted the young and the old. Many went to her for guidance and comfort. She fulfilled her role as a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all with deep respect.
''She was prepared to continue her journey with much anticipation. All the prayers and greetings from friends and family were very much appreciated by her. She will be very much missed.''
Mrs. Jones is survived by her sons and daughters-in-law, John and Loddie Jones and Dennis and Della Jones; daughters and sons-in-law, Marci and David Amik, Bernie and Andrew Boyscout, and Veronica and Norman Boerger; daughters, Mary L. Jones, Alice Jones and Lucy Sparck; son, Micheal Jones; son-in-law, John Bill; grandsons, David Sparck, Steven Amik, Thomas Amik, Michael Amik, Aren Sparck, Kyle Jones, Jeremy Jones, Michael Jones, Thomas R. Jones, Dale Boyscout, Bo Boyscout, Travis Boyscout, Samuel Boyscout, Isaiah Jones, Joel Jones, Caleb Jones, Edgar Jones, Jared Boerger and Bradley Boerger; granddaughters, Sheri Boyscout, Johanna Boyscout, Grace Boyscout, Alvina Jones, Justina Jones, Catherine Jones, Rebekkah Jones, Michelle Sparck, Carole Sparck, Alice Amik, Kathy Amik, Gina Amik, Cherith Amik, Lisa Amik, Shannon Jones, Jonella Bill and Amy Sparck; great-granddaughters, Rachel Bill and Tamara Bill; great-grandson, Harry Bill; brothers, Timothy Matchian and Felix Matchian; and sister, Clara Tall.
Arrangements by Evergreen Memorial Chapels.