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Obituary: Larry D. Jones, 65

Feb 21, 2017 09:43PM ● By Theresa Gilman

Larry D. Jones

DRACUT, MA- Larry D. Jones, 65, died unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at Lowell General Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Barbara J. (Desrocher) Jones, with whom he spent many loving years of marriage.

Born in Lowell on December 21, 1951, he was a son of the late Delbert Jones and Pauline (Methot) Trull. Larry spent his career working as a Machinist at Raytheon for what would have been 44 years in August.

An avid outdoorsman, Larry enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a proud member of the Tyngsboro Sportsman Club. Above all, his most cherished time was spent surrounded by family, particularly his grandchildren whom he adored. 

In addition to his wife, he is survived and will be deeply missed by his two children, Michelle Proulx and her husband Jason of Londonderry, NH, and Stephen Jones and his wife Ann Marie of Dracut; 7 grandchildren, Kyle, Ryan, Cody, Sara, Trevor, Carolynne, and Elise; three siblings, Diana Rasimowicz and her husband Stanley of Pelham, NH, Karen Lamoureux and her husband Brian of Pelham, and Brian Jones and his wife Darlene of Tyngsboro; step-siblings, Jennifer, Melissa, and Christopher; along with many nieces, nephews, and friends. 

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral service will be held inside the Dracut Funeral Home on TUESDAY, February 21st at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow in Elmwood Cemetery, Methuen. In lieu of flowers, an expression of sympathy may be made in Larry's memory c/o Commonwealth of Massachusetts Wildlands Fund, Division of Fisheries & Wildlife, 251 Causeway St, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02114-2152. For directions, or to leave an online condolence, story, or message, please find us on Facebook under "Dracut Funeral Home."
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