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Lorraine Jones

Private visitation for Lorraine “Casey” Jones of Grass Valley will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, followed by services at noon at the Church of Latter-day Saints, 615 Hollow Way in Nevada City. Burial will be at Sierra Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Nevada City.

Mrs. Jones died Wednesday, July 14, in Grass Valley. She was 62.

She was born March 5, 1942, in Glendale to Donald and Caroline (Welti) Schnakenburg. She graduated from Glendale High School. She married Allen Jones in Santa Barbara in December 1991. She was a certified nurse’s assistant. She was also an assistant manager of the Nevada Commons Apartments. She was a member of the Church of Latter-day Saints. She enjoyed shuffleboard, reading, fishing and bingo.

She is survived by her mother, Caroline Schnakenburg of Ephraim, Utah; daughters Deborah Sanchez of Grass Valley and Carolyn Rodriquez of Nine Mile Falls, Wash.; son, John Simms of Aloha, Ore.; sister, Marlene Synderguard of Spanish Fork, Utah; brother, Reed Schnakenburg of Phoenix, Ariz.; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Donald Schnakenburg; and husband, Allen Jones.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills, 12399 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley, 95945.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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