Glenda L. Jones

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Glenda L. Jones

April 06, 1939 - March 09, 2019

Glenda L. Jones Glenda Lorene Jones, 79, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Munson Medical Center.
Glenda was born on April 6, 1939 in Hazel Park to the late Russell and Fern (Hill) Petrie. She married the love of her life, Ralph Jones, on March 29, 1958 in Royal Oak. Glenda had been employed by Gulf and Western of East Jordan for over 25 years.
She was a past president of her Local UAW, as well as a member of the Central Lake V.F.W. Post 6985 Auxiliary.
Glenda was wonderful in the kitchen; she loved to bake and cook for her family and friends. She also enjoyed playing bingo.
Glenda is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Ralph; a son, Ralph (Stephanie) Jones, and a daughter, Nancy Jones. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, James Boogren, Rick Boogren, Eric Jones, Michael Jones, Andrew Jones, Samantha Jones and Jessica (Steve) Ford; and nine great-grandchildren, Skyla, James, Addy, Harmony, Aurora, Lyrica, Isabella, Chan and Mike.
She was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.
Private family services will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a memorial donation to the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan, 1169 Oak Valley Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48108.
Please feel free to share your thoughts and memories with Glenda's family at her tribute page at
The family is being cared for by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
Published on March 13, 2019
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