Iryna N. Jones age 61, of Kalamazoo, MI left us on June 25, 2016. She was born May 22, 1955 and was married to Larry Jones of Kalamazoo on February 4, 2011. She will also be dearly missed by her sister, Natalia Chudniavtseva, her son Maxim (Tanya) of Kiev, her daughter Anna Rafienko of Odessa, and three nieces, all of Ukraine. Also, by her mother-in-law Marilyn Jones of Schoolcraft and son-in-law Michael (Tasha) of Lawton. Iryna will be remembered as a Russian language instructor at Western Michigan University and will be missed for her generous spirit and cheerful personality. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be conducted at the United Methodist Church in Schoolcraft of Friday July 1 at 2:00.