JEFFREY MICHAEL JONES
Jeffrey Michael Jones, Indianapolis, age 70 passed away on June 5, 2018 at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville, In. Jeff, known as Boomer throughout his adolescent years was born in Richmond, Indiana on November 6, 1947, the son of Mary Alice Swab and John W. Jones.
Jeff graduated from Noblesville High School in 1966 and soon after joined the U.S. Army. He served in Viet Nam in 1968-69. Among his many medals he received a Silver Star and two Purple Hearts for gallantry shown in the heat of battle. Jeff retired after working 37 years for the General Hotels Corp. Jeff enjoyed fishing both here in Indiana and especially in Florida. He also enjoyed collecting and selling flea market merchandise. The true love of his life was his children and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and stepfather, James Swab.
He is survived by his children, Kimberly Carney (Mike) of San Diego, Ca., Candace Jones of Indianapolis, In., stepson Mark Gabbei, Indianapolis, In. Grandchildren include Zakary and Aaron Carney. Natalie Tolson,and Carlie Kincaid. Brothers and Sisters include Susan Dunham (Dan), Fishers, In., Deborah Hall (Duane) Jonesboro, Ark., William Swab (Pam), Auburn, In.,and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Wounded Warriors or to a charity of your personal preference.
Memorial Service will be held at Indiana Memorial Cremation and Funeral Home at 3562 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, Friday, June 15, 2018 at 11am,