ISLE - David Lyle Jones, 66, of Isle, died on Friday, March 13, 2009, at his home in Isle.
David was born in Minneapolis to Harold and Bessie Jones on Aug. 4, 1942. He grew up in Minneapolis and lived in the Twin Cities for many years and retired to Isle in 1993. He was a successful electronics business entrepreneur, founding Metro Fone Communications in 1967. He enjoyed raising birds, electronics and was an avid bluegrass music fan.
David is preceded in death by his parents, Harold and Bessie, and his brother, Larry.
He is survived by his son, Terry (Patricia) Jones; brother, Steven (Gail) Jones; grandchild, Anna; niece, Carly; and nephew, Jason; his longtime companion, Melda Abfalter; sister-in-law, Marion "Tweety" Jones; and ex-wife, Linda Taylor.
A time for remembrance will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2009, from 2-5 p.m. at the Wahkon Inn in Wahkon, Minn.
Arrangements by Mille Lacs Lake Funeral Home.
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