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Wayne D. Jones

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Mr. Jones

Wayne D. Jones, 61, of 11343 Long Rapids Road, Lachine, passed away at Alpena Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, March 30, 2010.

Wayne was born in Alpena on June 9, 1948 to the late Roy and Mildred (Van Natter) Jones and served in the U. S. Navy February 1968 – November 1969.  On December 15, 1984 he married the former Sheila Sheldon.  He was the owner and operator of Jones Septic since 1990.
Wayne was a member of Long Rapids Congregational Church, Alpena County Fair Board, and Ramblin Rods Car Club.  He loved his family and the time they spent together.
Surviving are his wife, Sheila; 5 children, Christopher Jones of Alpena, Denise Smith of Cincinnati, OH, Christina and Travis Schultz of Hillman, Roberta and James Serum of Higgins Lake, Jeremy and Lynn Jones; 10 grandchildren, Branden, Nicholas, Michaela, Brett, Desiree, Jacob, Joseph, Joshua, Connor, Keira; 4 siblings, Carole Jones and friend Gary Jelinek of Lachine, Marilyn and Bill Ristau of Alpena, Gary and Dixie Jones of Lachine, Larry and Cindy Jones of Knoxville, TN; several nieces and nephews, and his dog, Bear.
Mr. Jones is at the Bannan Funeral Home where family and friends may call on Thursday from 2-8 p.m.  Visitation will continue Friday at Long Rapids Congregational Church from 12:00 until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 with Rev. Arnie Kirschner officiating.
Interment:  Long Rapids Cemetery
Memorials:   American Cancer Society and Friends Together