James Jones

James W. Jones, 67, died March 21, 2014 at Longmont United Hospital. He was born Sept. 10, 1946 in Flint, Michigan to J.C. Glen and Eleanor (Zielinski) Jones. Jim was a mechanical engineer. He worked for Hewlett Packard from 1968-82. After leaving HP he founded and became president & CEO of Apogee, Inc., a robotics firm, until 1995, after which he designed medical devices for various companies. Jim is survived by three children Courtney Johnson (David), Lindsey Jansen (Chad) and Nathan Jones (Jennifer), grandchildren Lindsey Jones, Layla Jones, Maxwell Jansen, and Jacob Johnson, brother Robert Jones Sr. (Mary), his life partner Julene Bair and several nephews and their families. A viewing will be held at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel from 6 to 8 pm on Monday, March 24. And a memorial gathering to celebrate Jim's life will take place at 4 pm on Tuesday, March 25 at 6217 Corinth Road, Longmont, CO. Sharing of memories will begin at 4:35 pm with a potluck dinner immediately afterward. In lieu of flowers, donations toward research of cerebral amyloid angiopathy are encouraged (organization TBA). Cremation entrusted to Ahlberg Funeral Chapel and Crematory. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com to share condolences.

Funeral Home

Ahlberg Funeral Chapel
326 Terry Street Longmont, CO 80501
(303) 776-2313

Published in Loveland Reporter-Herald on Mar. 24, 2014