Gabriel Isaac Jones
Gabriel Isaac Jones, 45, of Lincoln, NE passed to the Spirit World on Monday, June 24, 2019.
Gabe, or Sonny, as he was known as a child, was born on June 29, 1973 at the Phoenix Indian Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ. Gabe was half Choctaw Cherokee. His Indian name is Nitaniquoia – Growling Bear.
Even as a child, Gabe enjoyed acting singing and dance. While playing with his childhood friends, Gabe often made up stories for them to act out, like cowboys and Indians, or the six million dollar man! Gabe also went on trips with the youth group from the Church of the Nazarene while living in Grand Island, performing plays and skits. Gabe lived in California where he met Donna Scarantino. Gabe and Donna acted in, and directed many plays. Gabe returned to Lincoln and worked in the maintenance department on the East campus of the University of Nebraska.
Gabe was preceeded in death by his grandparents – Lloyd and Delores Keslar, father – David Jones, stepfather – Rick White, and aunt – LaVonne Ruley. Gabe is survived by his mother – LeIla White, sister – Davida TwoBulls, 4 nieces and nephews, and 2 great-nephews. Gabe was blessed in his life with a host of friends that loved him dearly.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on July 13th, 10:00 a.m. at the Community of Christ Church, 2045 S 44th St in Lincoln, NE. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be given to the family for future designation.
Funeral Home assisting is Aspen Mortuary, 4822 Cleveland Avenue, Lincoln, NE 68504. To view an on-line obituary or email condolences please visit Aspen Mortuary’s website at www.aspenaftercare.com.
Condolences for Gabriel Isaac Jones
Dear family and friends, I’m sorry for your loss. Gabe was way too young! He was a great friend and loved you very much!
Gone to soon, my friend. Always be in my heart, Hollywood Extra.
Leilla, my heart breaks for your loss. May God comfort you during this time.
I am so sad to hear of Gabriel’s passing. I am one of Gabriel’s Shakespeare League friends and was fortunate to have had him as a dance partner in several of our musical productions. Such a lovely soul. He will be remembered and mourned by his California friends. My sincerest condolences to his family.
Sorry to here of Gabe’s passing. I remember how vibrant and added so much to our teen group. Wondered where and what had become of Gabe. Prayers to his family I am sure he will be missed.