Margaret Helen Jones (Meyers)

CALUMET — Margaret Helen Jones (Meyers), 84, lost a short battle with cancer on Friday, August 31, 2018, surrounded by her family.

She graced the world with her presence on October 19, 1933, when she became the daughter of Carl and Helen Meyers of Calumet, and little sister to Maryann Battersby (Meyers).

She grew up attending Calumet schools, graduating from Calumet High School in 1951.

One evening, she made her way to the “Bonton,” where she met handsome U.S. Air Force Sgt. Richard “Dick” Jones, whom she married and spent 55 years with until Dick preceded her in death.

She is survived by three children, Doug, Debra and Rob; three grandchildren, Angela (Robert) Johnson, Laura Blondin and Alex Blondin; one great- grandchild, Zachary Johnson; her sister, Maryann Battersby of Laurium; nieces, Barbara Battersby and Mary Pat Crampton; nephew, Tim (Debbie) Battersby; great-grand- niece, Hannah Crampton; Angela’s mother, Diana Jones; and cousins, Bob Meyers and Joan Hendrickson.

Private family services will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the Ryan Funeral Home with Rev. Gunsoo Jung.