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Filomena Perez Jones

November 22, 1936 - October 24, 2015


Father: Faustino Perez

Mother: Benedicta Malate Perez


Filomena was born in Tolosa, Leyte, Philippines. She departed this life peacefully on Saturday, October 24, 2015, surrounded by family and friends by her side at Norfolk Sentara Heart Hospital.

On July 17, 1968, she married Albert W. Jones with whom she had one child, Alisha F. Jones.

She was a native of the Philippines and came to the United States as a military spouse. On July 30, 1980, Filomena was granted naturalization and became a citizen of the United States of America. The majority of her employment was dedicated to the Food Service Industry where she was employed with the Department of Defense Dependent Schools. She is of Catholic faith. She had a passion for cooking and she truly loved playing Bingo.

Siblings included sisters Dorethea Perez (deceased), Maxima Perez (deceased), Susana Perez (deceased), Genoveba Perez (deceased) and one brother Pedring Perez (deceased), Edith Foster and sister/niece Linda Tipton.

Proceeded in death by her husband, Albert W. Jones and step-daughter, Lynneta J. Thomas. She leaves behind a daughter, Alisha Faye Jones, granddaughters Cassidy Mykhail Simmons, Jahri Meriweather, Demetria Thomas and a grandson, Jabari McGee. She also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and in-laws that loved her dearly.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, October 30, 2015

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Service Information

Date: Saturday, October 31, 2015

Time: 12:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel

5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, November 2, 2015

Time: 11:00 am


Albert G. Horton Memorial Veteran Cemetery

5310 Milners Rd.
Suffolk, VA 23434

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