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David Alan Jaques

East Leroy

David Alan Jaques, 68, of East Leroy, Michigan, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Bronson Battle Creek. He was born on May 1, 1948, the son of Merton F. and Virginia Helen (Blue) Jaques.

David was a 1966 graduate of Harper Creek High School and served in the US Air Force. He was employed at Post Cereals for 36 years until retiring.

David is survived by his Parents, Merton & Virginia Jaques; Three Sons, Brian (Kim) Jaques of Venice, FL, Michael A. (Elizabeth) Jaques of Venice, FL and Tyler (Erica) Jaques of Battle Creek, MI; Significant Other, Judy Thomas of Battle Creek, MI; 10 Grandchildren & 2 Great Grandchildren; Sister, Patricia Jaques of Battle Creek, MI and Brother, Douglas (Linda) Jaques of Battle Creek, MI. He was preceded in death by his Son, Kevin Jaques.

David always lived his life to the fullest. David also known as "Captain Flaque" was the founder and President of the Post Balloon Club  and was the pilot of the Sugar Bear Hot Air Balloon. He enjoyed boating, being on the water and entertaining on Tiki Island. He was an artist and could build or do anything and a role model for his sons. He was a member of the  American Legion and Harper Creek Optimist Club where he served as president. David loved life, touched a lot of lives and loved his family and friends.

Visitation will be held at the Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service, 375 W. Dickman Road, on Tuesday July 26, 2016 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

A funeral service will be held at First Assembly of God, 800 S. 24th Street, on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 11:00 am.

Interment will take place in the Newbre Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to: .

Arrangements by the Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service.   269-788-9800     www.baxterfuneral.com
Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on July 25, 2016
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