Timeline for Darrin "Superman" Jones Line of Duty, Milwaukee Fire Department
FRIDAY FEBRUAURY 7, 2020 1300: HONOR GUARD ARRIVAL KRAUSE FUNERAL HOME: 7001 W BROWN DEER RD, MILWAUKEE 1400: FAMILY ARRIVAL AT KRAUSE FUNERAL HOME 1500: GENERAL PUBLIC VISITATION BEGINS 1800: GENERAL PUBLIC VISITATION ENDS 1800-1900: FAMILY ONLY VISITATION
SATURDAY FEBRUARY 8, 2020 0700: MFD HONOR GUARD ARRIVE AT KRAUSE FUNERAL HOME 0700: ALL OTHER HONOR GUARD ARRIVE: NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH: 10201 W BRADLEY RD, MILWAUKEE 0745: ESCORT FROM KRAUSE TO NEW TESTAMENT CHURCH 0900: GENERAL PUBLIC VISITATION BEGINS 1040: BEGIN SEATING FOR SERVICE 1045: MFD FIRE WALKTHROUGH 1050: VISITING UNIFORM WALKTHROUGH 1055: HONOR GUARD FINAL SALUTE 1100: SERVICE BEGINS 1300: SEA OF BLUE 1330: PROCESSION TO: WISCONSIN MEMORIAL PARK: 13235 W CAPITOL DR, BROOKFIELD 1400: ORDER OF GRAVESIDE SERVICE: COMMITAL, FINAL RADIO CALL, FLAG FOLDING, USAF FIRING SQUAD, TAPS, FLAG PRESENTATION, AMAZING GRACE, DISSMISAL
It is with sorrow and an incredibly heavy heart that today Local 215, Milwaukee Fire Department, and the Milwaukee Brotherhood of Firefighters lost a beloved brother. Darrin Jones aka “Superman” has passed away in his sleep at home. Darrin joined the Milwaukee Fire Department on March 4, 1991 and immediately made a difference in everyone’s lives he touched with his humor, enthusiasm, and friendship. Darrin was a fun loving and genuine man who cared very much about his job and the city he served. Darrin will always be remembered for his big laugh and his even bigger heart. Darrin you will be missed by everyone you have touched in your career. RIP brother you have been called home, we will take it from here. ... See MoreSee Less
His final homecoming. Our Lord and Savior will take over not only for Darrin but also for his family, friends and brothers at the station! Praise be to God that he is home safely! ❤
Rest in Peace, Superman. We will All miss your hearty laugh and big smile. I will always remember your firehouse rendition of Jennifer Hudson's "And I am telling you I'm not going." 😪🙏💔
I grew up with Darrin and worked with him countless times during my entire career. What a wonderful human being with a sense of humor second to none! He will be sorely missed and god definitely has a new angel. 🙏
RIP Darrin. It was a pleasure and proud to have you as a classmate. Prayers for your family. U will be missed. Ur smile and laugh was always contagious.
R.I.P Brother Jones. My condolences to his family, friends, brothers, and sisters.
Rest in peace, and thank you for your service as it made an overwhelming impact in and around your community. The Milwaukee Fire Department was a large part of my family life growing up and I know the men and women who were by your side will miss you very much. God bless you and your family 🙏❤
RIP Darrin. Thank you for your service and making the World a better place.
May he rest in peace... and to the whole MFD and families my condolences to you all.
Superman we love you. The tears are flowing here. You left everyone you came in contact with a smile. Firehouse wont be the same without you 😔.
Rest in Peace, shine down on them Superman.
Cousin, so sorry for another loss in your life. May God comfort you with peace that surpasses all understanding. My prayers are with you and your family and the family of this brother of the fire dept. Love you.
RIP Darrin, prayers to the family!! So sorry for your loss!!
I'm so sorry for his family, fellow firefighters and all loved ones. It sounds like you've lost a great man. Prayers for comfort.
RIP Superman! Your smile will now light up the Heavens...
My heart and prayers goes out to his family and those who were close to him. I knew him through my husband Chris and loved his personality. He will be missed dearly
RIP Superman. I was lucky enough to get to know you and your beautiful wife Lemon. May God wrap his arms around you and your family during this difficult time. You will be missed by many.
Darrin you will be so missed, one of the happiest people I know. I'll have to keep waiting on trying those ribs. Rest in peace Superman 🙏.
My condolences to you Pauline and the family. He was such a nice person.
Wow, what a loss...condolences to the family and you all as well!
Big smile, big personality, big heart. Huge loss. Thank you Darrin for all you gave.
Darrin thanks for all the smiles and laughs you provided to us all. It was always a good day when I got to work with you. Prayers to your family. RIP my friend, until we meet again!
My condolences to Darrin's family, family of firefighters and friends. May you rest in peace and thank you for your service.
So sorry for family and his fellow firefighters and friends with the loss of their son, brother friend May you watch o er all your family ,friends,. andfellow firefighters from ab ove.
Rest in peace! Thank you for your dedication and service to our community. Much love and prayers to his family, friends and colleagues.
Incredibly sad. Great human being. Always respectful, but always stood his ground. Thanks for the memories and laughs "chicken shack" ❤
My condolences to everyone, thoughts and prayers to MFD and his family!
The therapy is not covered by insurance. To help with the costs, Ignite the Spirit, a non-profit that helps raises money for Milwaukee firefighters and their families facing hardships, created a t-shirt fundraiser.
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