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Bruce Jones, 63, of Kewanee, passed away at his home January 26th 2018, after a long battle with cancer. He was born June 12, 1954 in Kewanee, to Samuel and Phyllis (Schmidt) Jones Wiedle. He graduated from Kewanee High School in 1972. Bruce was a self-employed electrician.  He married Kristi Jo Pleasouski in Kewanee in 1973, she survives as well as two daughters Leanne Jones of Kewanee, and Kindra (Michael) Condon of Richmond, Michigan. Five grandchildren Dakota Wickey, Matthew Swank, Makaylia Jones, Megan Condon and Michael Condon. Also surviving, one brother Larry Jones of Galesburg, IL and one sister Julie (Jeff) Petty of Monticello, IL. Two nieces, Amanda Petty and Allie Petty, and one great niece Myla Cogdell.

Bruce was preceded in death by his father Samuel Jones, and his step-father Wayne Wiedle. Bruce loved music, kids and animals and loved spending time with his family. His body has been donated to science.  A celebration of life is planned for Friday, February 2nd 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the First Christian Church with the Pastor Joe Schmidt officiating. Memorials may be made to the family.  Online condolences may be left for the family at

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