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PHILLIP T. JONES

Phillip T. Jones, 90, of Los Altos, passed away peacefully on March 4, 2018 at his home attended by family.

Phillip is survived by his wife, Patricia Jones; children (and spouse): Gwen Jones, Erik Jones, Linnea Walker, Kevin Jones, Deirdre Jones (Scott Shiraki), and Duncan Jones; 5 grandchildren; and 1 great grandson. Phillip is also survived by his brother, Ivar Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents: R.V. Jones and Myrtle Chelbay; brothers: Robert Jones and Richard Jones; and sister: Phyllis Jones. Phillip was employed at Varian Associates in Palo Alto for many years. He helped design and build the Varian "Clinac," which was sold and used all over America for cancer treatment. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service will be held on June 9, 2018 at 4 PM at the Los Altos United Methodist Church, 655 Magdalena Avenue, Los Altos, CA, 94024.

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