Frances Hill, 82

On Feb. 20, 2014, Frances Hill, a 40-year resident of Weston, died at her home at Ridgefield Crossing. She was 82. Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Jan. 23, 1932, she was the daughter of Frank and Geraldine Clason. Her family moved to Rockville Center, where she attended South Side High School and was involved in numerous school activities, including her passion, dance. Ms. Hill later attended Adelphi University, majored in Home Economics, and was a devoted Delta Gamma sorority sister. She met her future husband, William, through her older sister, June. The two wed on June 5, 1954. The Hills … Read more

Alexander Ralston Jones, Jr.

Alexander Ralston “Bud” Jones, Jr., formerly of Weston, died in Douglasville, GA, on February 18, 2014, after a long illness. Born in Salem, Ohio, he was the son of the late Alexander Ralston “Bus” and Alice Jones. A letterman in football and basketball at Euclid Shore High School, he served in the United States Navy before attending Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. Following a brief period working at an advertising art studio in Cleveland, Ohio, he moved to New York City to attend the Cartoonist and Illustrators School and began selling cartoons as a freelance cartoonist to national magazines such … Read more

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