Derek Alvin Jones
Celebration of Life

Thursday October 10, 6:00 - 9:00 pm Royal Canadian Legion Branch 133 Cobourg

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Derek Alvin Jones

January 9, 1970 - October 6, 2019

Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Sunday October 6th, 2019 in his 50th year.  Beloved partner and best friend of Lonni Taylor.  Loving father of Sabrina Jones (Joshua Fairman) and Colton Jones (Raven Hilts) and step-father of Raven Taylor (Jesse George) and Lincoln Dawe. Dear grandfather of Madeleine, Declan and Quinn. Loving son of Alvin Jones (Ann) and Glenna Mintha.  Brother of Andrew Mintha (Erin Joron) and the late Michelle Taylor and step-brother of Kim Johnson and Chris Wilson. Uncle to Rhett Mintha.  Son-in-law of Cathy Taylor and Brother-in-love to Amber, Clint, Becki and Kali. Step-uncle to Jade (Jessi), Cale (Lana), Ryan (Kyle), Payton, Cameron, Brodi and Joey. Derek will lovingly remembered by his aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. We can’t say thank you enough to Dr. Mulé and the nursing staff at NHH. A Celebration of Derek’s life will be held at the Cobourg Legion, 136 Orr St., Cobourg on Thursday October 10th from 6-9 pm.  If desired donations may be made to the Northumberland Hills Hospital Palliative Care or Cancer Care Units.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.   “Onto the Next Big Adventure”  

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MESSAGES OF CONDOLENCE / DONATIONS

Greg Parnell and Katharine Boult - October 15, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

John & Judy Lawrence - October 12, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Life just seems to give us more than we think we can handle. We want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers and that we are thinking of you.

Jarrett Barlow - October 11, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

Cairns Family - October 11, 2019

Dear Colter;Our deepest condolences on the lost of your father.Sincerely, Eugenia Cairns and family

Dalton and Heather McDonald - October 10, 2019

Lonnie and family... our heartfelt sympathy to all of you in your loss of Derek . Although we didn’t know him... he and you were very special friends of our daughter Trisha and Neil . Our thoughts are with all of you at this very difficult time .

Jean and Wayne Carr - October 10, 2019

Lonni,We would like to express our sincere condolences for the loss of your dear Derek.Thinking of you and your family.Wayne and Jean Carr

Warren and Carol Brown - October 10, 2019

Shocking news. Derek was always one of our favourite Castletonians from the time he was a little kid. His smile would light up a room or a baseball diamond. Our hearts and prayers are with you all.Warren and Carol Brown

Shelley Elliott - October 10, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

Grace Clouthier - October 9, 2019

Hi Lonni, I am so sorry to hear about Derek. My prayers and thoughts are with you. Love you lots. Mama Grace xxoo

Carol Ann LaCombe - October 9, 2019

My most sincere condolences first to you Glenna, from experience, I know what you are going through. A mother should not have to bury her child. To Dereks wife and children, my condolences as well.

Sandi Chabassol - October 9, 2019

To Sabrina, Colton and family, my heart goes out to you all for such a great loss at too young of an age. May God be with you during this time and hold peace in your heart. RIP DerekSandra Chabassol (ex Jones)

Charles and Elaine Churchill - October 9, 2019

Dear Jones family: It is our deepest sympathy that we heard of the passing of Derek! He fought a very courageous battle until the bitter end! He truly will be missed be all that had the pleasure to know him! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time!Charles, Elaine, Jason, Mike, Marcie and family

Mary Ann and Don Bensette - October 9, 2019

We are so sorry for your lossMary Ann and Don Bensette(Christine's parents)

Karen & Randy Stanlake (Kyle's grandparents) - October 8, 2019

So sad when you lose someone so young. Our hearts go out to you all at the most difficult time. Try to take comfort in the wonderful memories and stories told over the coming days. Please accept our sincerest condolences.

Jessica and Paul Allison - October 8, 2019

Thinking of you, we wish you the best of thoughts.

Evan & Eileen Wharram - October 8, 2019

Rest In Peace Derek. Our sympathies to all of your family and friends

Tamara (Tammy) Legato - October 8, 2019

I’m sad to hear of Derek’s passing. I’ll never forget that smile. May the strength of loved ones help you through this difficult time. Thinking of you all. Tamara (Tammy) Legato

Ron sills - October 8, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

Lyndon and Trish Watt - October 8, 2019

Lonni and family sending love to all of you at the difficult time, prayers of strength and peace ??Love always The Family

Brighton Automotive and Industrial Supply - October 8, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

Jayne Atkinson - October 8, 2019

Our sincerest sympathies to the family of Derek Jones. Your huge smile, and big wave will be missed by all those who knew and loved you. There is a huge hole in the heart of Castleton. Rest in Peace.

June Turney - October 8, 2019

So sorry to hear of Derek’s passing.Please accept our heartfelt sympathyTo all the Jones’From the Turneys

Julie - October 8, 2019

I called you Sunshine as you always brighten everyone around you. Keep shining on Sunshine. You’ll be missed.

Sandy Watson - October 8, 2019

Lonni and Family, There are just no words to to say that will ease the sorrow that you feel in your heart. Just know that he left his footprint on everything he touched (literally and figuratively) and that he was great man, loved by many and will be forever imprinted on our hearts. Onto your next adventure Derek. Wreak havoc where you are...it's what you do best.

Bob & Janice Jamieson - October 8, 2019

I got to know Derek over the years working with him at Flanagan's. Derek was a good man and will me truly missed. RIP Derek.Our thoughts go out to all of your many friends and family during this time.

Sue Stroeder and family - October 8, 2019

We are thinking of you and yours...prayers and hugs to all.Sue, Shilo, Madison, Jacob and Cory

Melanie Clement - October 8, 2019

I was so sorry to hear about Derek. My condolences to the entire family and all of his friends. Lonni, my heart goes out to you. Sending love to you at the difficult time xo ????

Melanie Clement - October 8, 2019

I was so sorry to hear about Derek. My condolences to the entire family and all of his friends. Lonni, my heart goes out to you. Sending love to you at the difficult time xo ????

Anixter Power Solutions - October 8, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital - Palliative Care

Arlene Carr & Family - October 8, 2019

Your thoughts& prayers are with the family.

Michelle Verbeem - October 8, 2019

Lonni and familyMy thoughts are with you!Michelle

Jen and Rick Nelson - October 8, 2019

Lonni and FamilyThere are no words to express the loss of Derek. It was great to see him a couple of weeks ago at the tournament and everyone was filled with hope. Our thoughts are with all of you during this time.