Duane R. Jones, 62, of Penbrook, passed away Saturday, September 12, 2015 at the Carolyn Croxton Slane Hospice Residence. Born April 20, 1953, in Harrisburg, he was son of the late Richard Jones and Catherine Hartranft.
His hobbies included fishing and fixing cars. Duane will be best remembered as a loving son, father, and grandfather. He had a close relationship with his mother and worked hard as a single father to care for his family who meant the world to him. It was important to him that his children had a better life and most of his deeds revolved around that ideal. He most enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren.
Surviving are his beloved children, Shawn Jones, David Jones and his wife, Kandy, Sherry Jones and her boyfriend, Bill, Dominik Jones, and Kameron Jones; and grandchildren, Kodi, Yazmyn, Dalton, Justin, Naudia, Xavier, Timmy, Arthur, Dillon, Hope, and Faith Jones.
A funeral service will be held Friday, September 18, 2015, 12 Noon, at Zimmerman-Auer Funeral Home, Inc., 4100 Jonestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17109. Viewing will be from 11:00 a.m. until 12 Noon at the funeral home. Interment at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens will follow the service.