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Leland David Jones

November 21, 1930 August 6, 2018
Leland David Jones
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Obituary for Leland David Jones

Winnebago – Leland David Jones, 87, of Winnebago, died Monday, August 6, 2018 at Prairie View Assisted Living Community in Winnebago. Born November 21, 1930 in Manchester, IA, the son of David and Blanche (Traver) Jones. Graduated from Manchester High School and attended Dubuque University where he met Margaret. Lee married Margaret Jean Bridgeland on August 31, 1952 at Middle Creek Presbyterian Church in Winnebago. He was a lifelong farmer, pilot and also had several “in town” jobs and retired as a service manager for Mattison Machine Works in Rockford. A member of Middle Creek Presbyterian Church, Seward Historical Society and Winnebago County Farm Bureau.

Lee is survived by his wife of over 65 years, Margaret Jones of Winnebago; daughters, Nancy (Al) Gambrel of St. Charles, IL, Karen (Bruce) Schandelmeier of Winnebago, Kathy (David) VanReenen of Nashville, TN; daughter-in-law, Diana Jones of Winnebago; eleven grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; several nephews and nieces.

Lee is predeceased by his son, Steven Jones.

Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Saturday, August 11, 2018, at Middle Creek Presbyterian Church, 12473 Montague Rd., Winnebago with Rev. Dr. Anita Stuart-Steva officiating. Interment at Middle Creek Cemetery near Winnebago. Visitation 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established for Middle Creek Presbyterian Church and Mercyhealth at Home Hospice. For an online obituary and tributes go to www.genandtfuneralhome.com.

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Visitation

Friday

10

Aug

4:00 PM 8/10/2018 4:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 8/10/2018 6:00:00 PM
Genandt Funeral Home

602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Genandt Funeral Home
602 N. Elida St. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Funeral Service

Saturday

11

Aug

11:00 AM 8/11/2018 11:00:00 AM
Middle Creek Presbyterian Church

12473 Montague Rd.
Winnebago, IL 61088

Middle Creek Presbyterian Church
12473 Montague Rd. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Middle Creek Cemetery Final Resting Place

12473 Montague Rd.
Winnebago, IL 61088

12473 Montague Rd. Winnebago 61088 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Middle Creek Presbyterian Church near Winnebago

Mercyhealth at Home Hospice in Rockford

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