Shannon Jones Obituary

Shannon Jean Jones
Shannon Jean Jones

October 18, 1966 - September 11, 2019
Born in Denver, Colorado
Resided in Anchorage, Alaska


Shannon Jean Jones 52, of Anchorage, AK, died September 11,2019, at Providence CICU.
With her family by her side .

She was born October 18, 1966 in Denver Colorado, the daughter of Jeanne Francis Kenshalo who later married Fred Jones (US Air Force) Fred adopted Shannon when she was in Grade School. Being a Military Child she was well traveled. She was preceded in death by her Mother Jeanne and later her little brother Freddie.

She graduated from Soldotna High School. She moved to Anchorage, AK. where she found a fulfilling job with Steve Abrahms and her Subway of Alaska, Family. She took great pride in her job and acquired many Awards from Subway. She had to take a medical leave of absence for open heart surgery in Colorado where she was welcomed and taken care of by her “Mama” Donna Kenshalo. She returned to work at Subway March 2008, and took disability retirement on October, 2016. Shannon loved hanging out with her friends, crocheting, photography, movies and music. She was sweet and kind, but no pushover. All who knew her were quite taken by her personality and smile. She was a bright light in this world.

She is survived by her sister Deborah Kenshalo and sister-in-law Mary Tierese. Her brother Jim Kenshalo and sister-in-law Tina Kenshalo. Her Dad Fred Jones and step brother Scott and Wife Pat Graika , Nieces and Nephews, Benjamin and James Kenshalo ,Rosa Morrissett. Great Nieces and Nephews, Isys , Samuel , Elaina and, Lucas , Lucia Kenshalo, and Matthew Morrissett. She is also survived by her Great Neice, Leah Tierese and her parents Michael Tierese and Leslie Otero . Her sister in law Ingrid Tierese.

We would like to thank everyone for their kindness and help at Providence CICU , IMCU. And the staff and tenants at Eagle Crest, and Subway of Alaska.

Celebration of life will be held Sunday September 22, 2019 at the Raven 708 E . 4th avenvue. Anchorage, AK. From 400PM to 600PM. 276-9672

In lieu of Flowers donations can be made in Shannon’s name to Providence Alaska Heart Center

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