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Karen L. Jones

October 15, 1940 September 1, 2021
Karen  L. Jones
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Obituary for Karen L. Jones

Karen L. Jones (Springsteen), age 80, passed away suddenly on Wednesday September 1st, 2021. Karen was born October 15th, 1940, to Earl and Marian Springsteen in Detroit, MI.

She attended Valentine School and graduated from Lapeer High School in 1958.

Karen married Ralph Jones, her life-long love on May 16th, 1959 in Lapeer, MI.

She loved her animals, especially her first pony, Little Bit, who lived 40 years and 6 weeks. Karen’s newest addition was her Aussie puppy, Sassy Bossy Aussie. She loved her flowers, family, friends, chocolate, and Coca-Cola.

Karen loved her family. She was a true matriarch of the family. Her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy.

Karen is survived by her loving husband of sixty-two years, Ralph Jones. Her children Shelley Chapman and Sharon (Andy) Anstett. Grand-daughters Stacey (Steve) Mercier and Stephanie (Steve) Manning. Great-grandchildren Brendan and Dylan Mercier, and Ashlyn Sider. Her brother Bob (Marcia) Springsteen of Florida and Howard (Milena) Jones of Florida. Her very special cousin Dorothy Crafts and dear friend Jane Carter, who have been extraordinary help.

Karen was predeceased by her parents, Earl and Marian Springsteen, infant sisters Janice Marie and Jeannie Sue, son-in-law Mike Chapman.

There will be a viewing for family and friends held on Saturday, September 18th from 3-5 PM at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors- Capstick Chapel in Lapeer. A memorial will be held at a later date. Memorial donations may be made to: Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Rd. Kanab, UT 84741.

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3:00 PM 9/18/2021 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 9/18/2021 5:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

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