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Richard Jones M.D.

Former Los Altos Hills resident and physician, Richard (Dick) Jones, passed away a year ago on June 16th, 2017.Former Los Altos Hills resident and physician, Richard (Dick) Jones, passed away a year ago on June 16th, 2017.

He was born and grew up in West Frankfort, IL, attended Northwestern University and Beloit College, and graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. He served in the Army both in Colorado and South Carolina.

Moving his familyto Los Altos Hills in 1954, he began his family practice career. He loved athletics, was an avid tennis player, and had a passion for golf. He loved life and was a man who knew no stranger. 

He is survived by his children: Cynthia (Dan) Lygrisse of Wichita, KS, Claudia Jones of Grass Valley, CA, Dial (Hillary) Jones Winatchee, WA, and Timothy Jones Mtn. View, CA, and by his grandchildren Daniel, Michael, Kate and Mattie, and his great grandchildren Cecelia, Samuel, and Julia.

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