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Lillian Mae Jones
Lillian Mae Jones

August 27, 1952 - June 23, 2017
Resided in Kent, WA

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Lillian was born August 27, 1952, the youngest child of Harold Jones and Winifred Jones and died June 23, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way.

Lillian attended Star Lake Elementary School and Totem Junior High School in the Federal Way District, and was a member of the first graduating class of Thomas Jefferson High School, graduating with honors June 3, 1970. She attended Green River Community College.

Lillian worked for Novak's Continuous Metal Gutters and Roofing at their original Kent Site through high school and college. She then worked for Boeing in finance and accounting, retiring from there in 2012.

She made her home in Kent. Lillian was predeceased by her parents and brother David. She never married and had no children.

She is survived by nieces Melissa and Tiffany and their families, numerous cousins with whom she grew up, their families, and friends whose ties with her reach back to school days as far back as 50 years ago.

While at Boeing, she was involved in the company's community service, making soft toys for children living in shelters at the holidays for years, filling uncountable Christmas stockings to be delivered, supporting Giving Tree, Northwest Harvest, and helping organize and run charitable fundraisers sponsored by her employer that supported numerous causes in need in the South King County area.

Services will be held at the Marlatt Funeral Home, 713 Central Avenue North, in Kent on Saturday, July 8th, 2017 at 11:00 am, with coffee following.

Memorials in her name may be made to a special interest of hers: the Pediatric Interim Care Center of Kent (PICC), a 24 hour care center and special medical nursery facility for at-risk, addicted, and/or medically fragile newborn children. Address: 328 4th Avenue South, Kent, WA 98032

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Marlatt Funeral Home
713 Central Avenue N.
Kent, WA US 98032
Saturday, July 8, 2017
11:00 AM

 

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