Born in Pottsville he was a son of the late Earl and Mary Flickinger Jones
He previously worked in maintenance at the North Vo-Tech School, the former K-Mart and the former Schuylkill Mall all of Frackville.
Daniel and his wife Joan supported many Frackville area community organizations. They enjoyed camping and fishing with family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers; Edmund, Earl and Raymond; sisters; Susan Jones and Helen Reba and an infant nephew William Jones.
Daniel is survived by his wife of 29 years Joan A. Covelusky Jones; Frackville; many nieces and nephews; great nieces and great nephews.
Religious Services will be held at 12:00 noon Saturday at the Albert L. Gricoski Funeral Home, Frackville. Relatives and friends are invited to a visitation from 10 a.m.to 12 noon at the funeral home. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Frackville.