Carla Marie Jones


Carla Marie Jones, 56, passed away Monday, November 25, 2019 with her family by her side.  She was born on April 3, 1963 in the Bronx, New York, daughter of her late parents Mario and Viola Fusco; sister to her five siblings, Rosemarie, Louis, Mario Jr., Ann Marie and Camille.
 
Carla was raised in Commack, New York and attended college in New York and New Mexico.  After college, she married her husband, Brent Jones, and moved to Albany New York where she worked in the treasury department of a large bank.  After a few years in Albany, Carla and Brent moved to Ridgefield, CT where she lived the rest of her life.  Carla held family and motherhood above all else and always showed her selfless love and devotion to her husband and two sons, Eric and Chris. Carla was also dedicated to her career.  After moving to Connecticut, she worked in the international division at Cadbury Schweppes and then moved to Thomson Reuters, where she spent the majority of her career.
 
Carla lived her life treating people with kindness and respect. While she spent time helping many charitable causes, her greatest passions were education and empowering women.  She served on the boards of the Thomson Reuters Foundation and BuildOn.
 
Carla is survived by her husband, Brent, and two sons Eric and Chris. She is also survived by 19 nieces and nephews.
 
Friends will be received on Friday, November 29 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Kane Funeral Home; 25 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary’s Church; 55 Catoonah Street, Ridgefield. In lieu of flowers, Carla and her family have requested donations be made to Memorial Sloan Kettering Breast Cancer Research.

 



 

 


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