Steven Jones Obituary

Steven R. Jones
Steven R. Jones
Steven R. Jones

September 19, 1954 - January 2, 2015
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Steven Robert Jones, 60, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 2, 2015, at his home in Des Moines. The family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 7, at Iles Westover Chapel in Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 8, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines.

Steven was born on September 19, 1954, in Des Moines, Iowa to Robert Sidney and Arzetta Joyce (Breon) Jones. He was a 1973 graduate of Hoover High School. Steven retired after 37 years with the VA Medical Center in Des Moines. In his spare time, Steven enjoyed cooking, gardening, and watching movies and TV. Most of all, he loved spending time with his daughters and grandchildren. Known for his sense of humor, Steven was a loving, caring and devoted father, son, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend; he will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is survived and lovingly remembered by his three daughters, Tara (Oscar Gipson) Jones of Windsor Heights, Jennifer (Martin Ortiz) Jones of Des Moines and Katie (Daniel Quinones) Jones of Des Moines; parents, Robert and Arzetta Jones of Des Moines; sister, Christine (David) Nielsen of Duluth, GA; ten grandchildren, Anthony, Derek, Amanda, Emmy, Julian, Josey, Jordan, Rigo, Carlos and Adrian; and two nephews, Adam Nielsen and Kyle (Carrie) Nielsen and their daughter, Zoe.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Online condolences may be sent to IlesCares.com.

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ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES WESTOVER CHAPEL.

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Visitation
Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Service
Westover Funeral Home
PENDING
PENDING, IA US PENDING
Thursday, January 8, 2015
11:00 AM
Cemetery
Glendale Cemetery
4909 University Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50311
Thursday, January 8, 2015