David A. Jones, age
24 of Chesterton, passed away on December 9, 2017.
He was born on
September 25, 1993 in Valparaiso, IN, to Craig and Rachael Jones, both
surviving in Chesterton.
He is also survived
by his siblings: Elisabeth (Chris) Ruge of Chesterton; Paul Jones of
Chesterton, and Jason Jones of Chesterton; his niece, Shannon Ruge; his
paternal grandparents, David and Dorothy Jones; his maternal grandmother,
Bertha Page of Wisconsin; as well as many aunts and uncles.
He is preceded in
death by his maternal grandfather, Tom Page; his uncle, Nate Page, and his
great-grandmother, Gladys Jones.
David attended the
First Baptist (Open Bible) Church in Chesterton. He was also a student at
Ivy Tech in Michigan City and worked at the VFW in Porter.
David was also a
ten-year member of 4-H and loved hunting with his dad.
He also loved
sports, especially football, and he managed middle and high school
basketball and football. Singing and line dancing, and writing country songs
were some of his favorite hobbies.
will be held on Thursday, December 14, 2017, at 10 a.m., at White-Love
Funeral Home, 525 South Second Street, Chesterton, with Pastor Larry Starett
officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery.
The family will
receive friends on Wednesday, December 13, 2017, from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m.,
at White-Love Funeral Home.
may be given to the Ivy Tech Scholarship Fund in memory of David A. Jones.
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