Alexander 'Alex' D. Jones

1991-02-25 - 2022-11-16

Funeral Home: Monee Funeral Home 5450 W Wilson St Monee IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Memorial on Wednesday Nov. 23 from 3pm to tribute 6pm

Service Date: 2022-11-23

Service Time:

Info: 708-534-0016

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Alexander (“Alex”) David Jones, 31, of Crete, Illinois, passed away suddenly and tragically at his home Wednesday, November 16, 2022.  Born February 25, 1991, to Jennifer (Jones) Lucas and Richard J. Potter in Chicago Heights, Illinois.   Alex attended Parkview Elementary and Forest Trail Middle School and graduated from Rich East High School in 2010. He also attended Prairie State College.  Alex is survived by his son, Cayden Jones; Jennifer Lucas, mother; Eric Lucas, stepfather; Cynthia (“Cindy”) Weidinger Potter , stepmother; Robert Lucas, brother; Emilia Perozzi, sister; Amanda Lucas, sister; Tyler Perozzi, brother; Caitlyn Weidinger, stepsister; Shiela Walden, grandmother; Robert Walden, grandfather; John Jones, grandfather; Ronald Barwegen, grandfather; Kathy Barwegen, grandmother; Robert Potter, grandfather; Barbara Potter, grandmother; John Walden, uncle (Sabrina Walden); Christopher Walden, uncle (Dawn Walden); Melissa Olvera, aunt (Ken Olvera); David Jones, uncle; Michael Potter, uncle (Janet Potter); Kenny Clemons, uncle (Tammie Clemons); Christie Clemons, aunt (Justin Golden); James Barwegen, uncle (Natalia Barwegen); cousins Maddie Potter, Sarah Clemons, Aleah Clemons, Joey Clemons; Kai Perozzi, nephew; Evan Saulsberry, nephew; Sage Lucas, nephew. Alex was preceded in death by Richard James Potter, father, Gertraud Potter, grandmother; Charles Weidinger, grandfather; and Harriett Weidinger, grandmother. Alex was employed by TTX as a skilled carman and welder. He was also an avid pool player who led his team to multiple regional championships and participated in national tournaments in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was a loving, gentle father, son, grandson, brother, uncle, and friend who was loved in turn by all whose lives he touched.

Memorial gathering for Alex will be Wednesday, November 23, 2022, 3PM tribute at 6 PM. at Monee Funeral Home 5450 Wilson St. (at Governors Hwy.), Monee, IL. 60449.  Info: (708) 534-0016. 





  1. Steve on November 21, 2022 at 3:01 pm
    Rip buddy, you will be missed.

  2. Joanne buus on November 21, 2022 at 6:50 pm
    You will be missed by so many Alex i love you kid!

  3. Rae-Elynn Collins on November 21, 2022 at 10:48 pm
    I don’t know how to say goodbye Alex! 💔 When I joined the APA I hadn’t played in 22 years. Chalk is Free was the first team I joined and everyone on the team became my family. 3 years I played on ur team and we became so close u were like a son to me…..u absolutely touched our hearts 💕 💞 and lives so deeply and no words can describe how much u mean and meant to us all! I love u darlin until we meet again! Rest in peace until that time and we will be ready to rack it up! Love always

  4. Jennifer Marie on November 23, 2022 at 4:57 pm
    Alex I’m sorry I couldn’t make it. I had work, but know I’ve thought of you every single day since you have left us all. I hope you’re at peace. I’m going to miss you so much. You were such a bright light to people around you. You’re going to be missed so much. ❤️🌹

  5. Renee Parkhurst on November 26, 2022 at 12:00 pm
    Alex, I’m sorry I couldn’t make it, but we just talked briefly earlier this month too.. you were an amazing person. Through talk the years I’ve known you. You will be missed and thought about🙏🏻 Rest in Paradise my friend and watch over your family and little boy💕

  6. Rick Cobb & Family on November 30, 2022 at 10:38 am
    So sorry to hear the news. It is so sad you saw no other way. I really feel for your wife Marissa and your little boy Cayden. What a loss. May Alex forever RIP.

  7. AD Lucas Family on December 29, 2022 at 3:54 am
    Such very sad news. We send our deepest sympathy to your family for your loss of Alex. Never will there ever be any words that will remove the deep pain of losing someone loved. Each day may God continue to help your family during this sad and difficult time.

  8. The Lucas Family on December 30, 2022 at 4:25 am
    Our sympathy we send to your family for the loss of Alex. He is missed very much and will be remembered with fondness. May the God of all comfort be there each day to help.

  9. ADLucas & Family on January 1, 2023 at 4:49 am
    We send our deep sympathy to your family during this sad and difficult time. Alex will always be missed. With each new day may the God of peace give the help needed.

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