Edmund “Sunk” Jones, 86, of Ely, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at his home. Funeral services were held Jan. 28, at Shueyville United Methodist Church in Shueyville. Burial followed in Rogers Grove Cemetery.
Edmund was born Feb. 22, 1925, in Williamsburg, to Ed and Polly (Lewis) Jones. He graduated from Ely High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. Sunk married Ellen Klinsky on June 18, 1953, at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Ely. Sunk farmed for over 40 years around Ely. He was a former volunteer fireman for the Ely Fire Department.