Miles David Jones Obituary
Miles David Jones was born on April 26, 2002 at Holy Cross Hospital in Chicago, Il at 6:20 am. Miles was born 7lbs 2oz.
Miles did not initially cry after birth , it was not until the doctor made a joke about his dad , then he cried.
Miles lived 18 years and 7 months , and he was an absolute joy the entire time.
Date and Place of Death:
Miles transitioned to heaven on November 15, 2020 in Champaign ,IL while attending the University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana.
Miles suffered an undiagnosed heart issue that stole his young life .
Miles lived in Chicago , Il with his parents and his sister until age 10, when the family moved to Aurora, IL .
Miles attended Tailored Beginnings Preschool, followed by McDade Elementary both in Chicago. In Aurora, he attended McCarty Elementary , where he starred in the school play as Fat Sam . In Middle school, he was on the honor roll and enjoyed comic books , japanese animation and science fiction. Miles attended Waubonsie Valley High School , where he was a member of the speech and debate team , and Business Professionals club . He graduated from Waubonsie with Honors and began in Fall 2020 at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign , he majored in psychology . While in college he joined the boxing club and worked as Campus Security guard . Survivors: Shawn Jones (Dad), Cecelia Jones (Mom), Sara Jones (Sister) and Quincy Jones (brother)
Services: Dieterle Memorial Home 1120 S Broadway Montgomery, IL 60538 Visitation from 10am-12:00pm , Memorial Service from 12pm-1PM
Burial: Riverside Cemetery 414 N River St , Montgomery, IL 60538
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