Marilyn J. Jones
1935 - 2020
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Marilyn J. Jones

Battle Creek - Marilyn J. Jones, age 85, of Battle Creek, passed away on November 25, 2020 at Bronson Battle Creek. She was born on August 15, 1935 in Battle Creek, the daughter of Clyde and Wilma (Minard) Clark. Marilyn was a graduate of Lakeview High School. She was previously employed at Westlake Elementary School as a noon hour supervisor for twelve years, Robinsons Department Store where she worked in sales for five years, Binder Park Zoo in Guest Services for thirty years, and helped run the family business, Columbia Dry Cleaners for sixty-two years. Marilyn was a member at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church. Her hobbies included flower gardening, reading, and watching wildlife. She was united in marriage on November 21, 1952 at Percy Jones Hospital to Henry Michael Jones, he preceded her in death on July 23, 1989. Also preceding her in death were her parents, and a grandson; Jeffrey Jones in 1998. She is survived by her children; Susan O' Connell, Linda Boese, Randy (Rhonda) Jones, Kelly (David) McConnaughey, Douglas (Allison) Jones, Thomas (Brenda) Jones, brother; James (Penny) Clark, sixteen grandchildren and thirty-one great grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., on Monday, November 30, 2020 at the Richard A. Henry Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, masks are required, and a limit of 25 people in the funeral home at a time. Funeral Services are scheduled for 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Rev. Larry Gorlitz officiating. Interment to place at Fort Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Humane Society of South Central Michigan. Memories and condolences may be left for the family at www.henryfuneralhome.org






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Published in Battle Creek Enquirer from Nov. 27 to Nov. 29, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
NOV
30
Visitation
04:00 - 08:00 PM
NOV
30
Visitation
04:00 - 08:00 PM
DEC
1
Funeral service
12:30 PM
DEC
1
Funeral service
12:30 PM
St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church
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November 29, 2020
Courtney, Rhonda & Randy, My heart aches to see this loss for your family. I have many fond memories with her in it from childhood. He laughed always made me smile. I know she was a blessing & a cheerleader fir your dance life. Thinking of you all as you grieve; especially during this difficult time.
Danielle Ismirle
Acquaintance
November 28, 2020
To all of the Jones family, You are all in my thoughts and prayers! So many Great memories having you for neighbors! Marylin was always so pleasant when eve we saw her at the ZooRIP my Rear Friend!
Pat Hoesing
Neighbor
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