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Obituary for Dana Jones

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Dana Jones, 87, departed this life on March 13, 2014. Dana was born in Melrose, MA on October 2, 1926, lived in Sudbury, MA for many years and retired to Melbourne, FL. He is survived by his wife, Margaret (Peggy) of 62 years, their children, Karen Austin (Peter) of Longview, Texas, Peter Jones (Michelle) of Barrington, NH and Donald Jones of Laconia, NH, 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Dana graduated from Bates College, served in the US Navy, and then worked for Itek Corp for 35 years. He enjoyed coaching Little League, water and snow skiing, golf, building model boats, and telling stories and jokes. He and Peggy loved spending time traveling on their boat, Tigger. He loved the NH lakes region, including Mt. Washington. Most recently he volunteered at Holmes Regional Med Center.

A memorial gathering will be held from 10-11am on Tues., April 22nd at Beach Funeral Homes - West, with a celebration of Dana's life to begin at 11am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Daily Bread in Melbourne.

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