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Alvin "Danny" Jones

January 22, 1934 January 14, 2017
Alvin "Danny" Jones
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Obituary for Alvin "Danny" Jones

Alvin Daniel Jones, "Danny", age 82 of Metamora, passed away January 14, 2017. He is survived by his wife Mildred Jones; children Linda Jones, Philip Jones and Chris Jones; grandsons Duncan Jones, Cade Jones, Graham Jones, Rylan Jones and Alex Jones, and his brother, Mark Jones.

Danny grew up in Berkley Michigan and graduated from Berkley High School in 1951. He Served in the US Army from 1957 to 1959, where he was stationed in Germany. He married Mildred Karrandja in 1961 and they raised their 3 children in Romeo and Dryden, Michigan. Alvin worked as a "Rod buster" (Reinforced Iron and Rebar worker) for the better part of 40 years until his retirement in 1992. He served as an elected officer in local 426 of the Ironworkers Union. He was first an avid hunter in his early years and then later a Beagler. He spent many years as an active member of the Oakland Beagle Club in Emmett Michigan which including serving as its President along with several elected positions. He was owner of Oxford Run Kennels. His beagle, Oxford Run Country Jim became an American Kennel Club Field Champion in 1983. Alvin had an aptitude for managing his investments and he helped form an investment club with family and close friends. In his retirement years he cared for his daughter Linda, wife Mildred, his grandchildren, and his mother Eva Jones who passed away in 2008.

Funeral from Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors, 39 W. Burdick St. in Oxford, MI on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 1:30 PM. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, January 17th from 11:00 AM until the time of service.

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Visitation

Tuesday

17

Jan

11:00 AM 1/17/2017 11:00:00 AM - 1:30 PM 1/17/2017 1:30:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford

39 W. Burdick
Oxford, MI 48371

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford
39 W. Burdick Oxford 48371 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

17

Jan

1:30 PM 1/17/2017 1:30:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford

39 W. Burdick
Oxford, MI 48371

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Oxford
39 W. Burdick Oxford 48371 MI
United States
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