HANCOCK - Gregory Allen Jones, 55, passed away while working on the Union River on August 19, 2015. He was born on June 10, 1960, the Son of George E.Jones of Mt. Desert & Sandra Richardson of Trenton.
Greg graduated from Mount Desert Island High School & joined the U.S.Coast Guard. In 1982 he returned home to Ellsworth & worked at the Jackson Lab in the maintenance dept. Greg has worked for Branch Pond Marine in Ellsworth for over 10 years until the present. Greg loved being on the water and riding motorcycles with his wife. He looked forward to deer hunting every year.
Greg leaves behind his cherished wife of 2 years, Marie and 2 daughters, Kelsey Jones and Nicole Gardner & her husband Jeff of Ellsworth. Greg's greatest joy was his new granddaughter, Gabriella Gardner. He leaves behind his canine companion, Sampson. His in laws are Paul & Claire Paradis of Attleboro, Ma. Brother in law is Pierre Paradis.
Greg is also survived by his sister, Elizabeth Dubois & her husband, Ron of Portland. Stepmother is Wilma Jones and sisters, Sara Reynolds, her husband Elijah & daughter McKenzie of Cape Cod and sister Alison Rush & husband, Mike of Freeport. Stepfather is Tony Richardson of Trenton. Former wife is Crystal Jones.
Family & friends will be gathering to celebrate Greg's life at the Union River Harbor Park Gazebo on Water St. in Ellsworth, Friday, August 28 at 4:00 pm. Online condolences may be shared at www.jordonfernald.com.