Michael Raymond Jones was born on January 16, 1963 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He died on January 28, 2023 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Mike graduated from Turlock High School (California) in 1981, and soon after graduated from Modesto Junior College with an Associate's Degree. He served a full-time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Louisville Kentucky. Mike's been married since 2004 and has been a loving foster-parent to many beautiful children.\nMike worked in Retail Management and Security as a highly dependable and respected employee.\nIn 1971 Mike served as the Santa Barbara County (California) American Heart Association Heart King following his open heart surgery at UCLA.\nMike is survived by his parents (Evert & Pam Jones), his sister (Sara Jones), his brother (Dan Jones), his sister-in-law (Beckie Jones), his wife (Gail Jones) and daughter (Emma), and many uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces, and nephews.\nA family memorial will be held in the Spring of this year.\nMike will be buried in the Salt Lake Cemetery.\nIn lieu of flowers please send donations to the Primary Children's Hospital.