Gunnar Jones

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Gunnar L. Jones

Gunnar Leaman Jones, age 14, of Lafayette, passed away at 11:51 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 2012.

Born on June 22, 1997 in Lafayette, he was the son of Gary Alan Jones and Ginger Leaman Unger (husb: Randy).

Gunnar was an 8th grade student at Tecumseh Middle School.

He always wanted to be a fireman like his grandpa. He was great with electronics, enjoyed mind games and texting. Gunnar was very outgoing and inquisitive. He enjoyed spending time with his dad and cousins. Gunnar loved his family very much.

Surviving with his parents are 2 sisters: Shadow Dick and Savannah Jones, 2 brothers: Rowdy Unger and Scottie Unger; Maternal grandparents: Mike and Rita Leaman of Lafayette; Paternal grandparents: Tom and Karen Jones of Attica; Step-grandparents: Max and Betty Unger of Frankfort and Step-great-grandmother: Margaret Moyer of Flora. He was preceded in death by his Maternal-great-grandfather: Walter Leaman, Jr.

Friends may call 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Hippensteel Funeral Home. Service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Hippensteel Funeral Home. Mike Carson will officiate with interment at Springvale Cemetery. Hippensteel Funeral Home entrusted with care. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the family. Share memories and condolences online at

Published in the Journal & Courier on Mar. 26, 2012
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