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Born: Nov 23, 1927

Date of Passing: Jan 05, 2020

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November 23, 1927 – January 5, 2020

It is with deep sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Orville Jones, at Stonewall Hospital on January 5, 2020, into his 93rd year, with family by his side.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 67 years, Anita; children, Dave (Chris), Larry (Gina), Shelley (Gordon); grandchildren, Crystal, Michael (Anna), Aimee, Curtis, Dennis (Lil), Bryce; great- grandchildren, Anna, David; his siblings, Dellamae, Arlene, Dale, and many nieces and nephews.
Orville was a hard worker who wore many hats in his lifetime, the main one as a dairy farmer. His passion was family, music and bowling, where he won many trophies, and made many friends. He loved to make people laugh and he always had to have the last word. He will be greatly missed.
As per his wishes, cremation has taken place and a private interment will be in the spring.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory can be made to Diabetes Canada or a charity of your choice.
The family expresses their appreciation to the team at Stonewall Hospital who provided care and comfort in his final days, as well as emergency personnel.

Ken Loehmer Funeral Services

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Jan 11, 2020

Condolences & Memories (2 entries)

  • Orville was a wonderful gentleman who I got to know a bit while in the music business. He was a very kind man who I missed seeing when I moved on to work with Warner Music. In my meetings with Orville I remember he was very funny, loved to have a chuckle and I never saw him once without that twinkle in his eye. Regards to the family. Admired him so much. - Posted by: John Jones (Friend and customer.) on: Jan 12, 2020

  • Orville was always a very sweet, funny guy, the kind that is do hard to find nowadays. He will be missed. - Posted by: Kathy Nicholson (Friend) on: Jan 11, 2020

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