Gary D. Jones

Gary D. Jones, 62, of North Manchester, IN, and having family in Warren, IN, died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at 6:53 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Jones graduated from Manchester High School in 1975. He served as an auxiliary officer for the town of Silver Lake in the late 1970s. After moving to North Manchester, he was employed with EMS for 20 years and also was a volunteer firefighter in the late 1980s through the early 1990s. He also volunteered with Traffic Assistance Patrol for 15 years. For the last 24 years, he  worked as a material handler at Wabash Valley Manufacturing in Silver Lake.

He was born May 27, 1956, in Wabash County to Philip M. and Mable A. Bash Jones. He married Teresa A. Hashbarger on Aug. 10, 1990, and she survives.

Additional survivors include two sons, Shane Jones, of Warren, and Brent Monce, of North Manchester; three daughters, Angie Eldridge and Melisa (Jeremy) Callahan, both of North Manchester, and Lizzie (Josh) Eads, of Sheridan; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Calling is Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at McKee Mortuary, 1401 Ind.-114 W, North Manchester. A funeral services will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at 11 a.m. at  the mortuary. Rev. J.P. Freeman will officiate. Burial will be at Oaklawn Cemetery, 600 Beckley St., North Manchester.

Memorials are to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231.