Jan was born in Salt Lake City on July 30, 1937 to Margaret Orme Jones and Samuel Howard Jones. The family spent the World War Two years away from Utah and returned in 1948. After graduating from Olympus High School, Jan spent the rest of her life living in New York City, Paris, and San Francisco. She returned to Utah to care for her elderly father, Howard. Jan was preceded in death by her parents and her younger brother, Howard Jones. Jan is survived by her son, Bradford Carlton Jones, her granddaughter, Cambri, her brother, Frank Arthur Jones, her beloved Aunt Carol, and many dear faithful cousins, friends, and nephews and nieces.
At Jan's request, there will be no services. Graveside service will be at the Salt Lake City Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 12.