Donald D. Jones

April 13, 1929 - Feb. 15, 2008

Donald D. Jones, 78, of Eagle, passed away Feb. 15, 2008, at St. Luke’s Medical Center. Don was born April 13, 1929, in Palmyra, the son of Dean and Ruth (nee Stead) Jones.

He was retired from Cooper Power Systems in Waukesha. Don was a member of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church in Eagle, retired member of the Eagle Volunteer Fire Department, former village president of Eagle and president of Oak Ridge Cemetery association in Eagle.

Don will be missed by his loving wife, Marie (nee Benson), who he married July 19, 1952; his children, Lin Reichhoff of Portland, Ore., Peter Jones of Eagle and Pat Zinzow of Elkhorn; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers, Richard (Gretchan) Jones of Waukesha and John (Mary) Jones of Milton; and sisters, Ruth Anne (Jack) Rolfe of Eagle and Elaine (Gerry) Cook of Clinton. Don is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christian burial will be said at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008, at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, 136 Waukesha Road in Eagle, with the Rev. Dennis Ackeret officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2008 at Mealy’s Funeral Service, 103 Eagle St. in Eagle.

Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to Oak Ridge Cemetery in Eagle.

Mealy’s Funeral Service in Eagle is assisting the family.