Jonathan York Noirfalise, 42, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2012, in Springfield,.
Jon was born August 14, 1970, in Texas County Memorial Hospital, Houston, Missouri, the son of Ron and Pat (Flowers) Noirfalise. His paternal grandparents were York and Phyllis (Kilpatrick) Noirfalise of Cabool, Missouri.
Jon received a diploma from Jefferson City High School in May of 1989. He received a Missouri Southern State University bachelor’s degree in accounting in May of 1993.
He is remembered by family and friends for his charm, gregarious nature, entrepreneurship, technical prowess, insatiable curiosity and a multitude of abilities. His love of flying led to an eight-year affiliation with Surdex Corporation of Chesterfield, Missouri, as a chief pilot and flight operations manager.
Jon is survived by his wife of nine years, Brandi, and stepdaughter Grace of Springfield; his daughter, Abby of Cassville, Missouri; his parents, Ron and Pat Noirfalise; a brother, Ryan (Jamie) and nephew Keegan Noirfalise of Hazelwood, Missouri; three uncles, Ted (Kathy) and Terry (Lorrie) Noirfalise of Cabool and Mike (Lee) Flowers of Rolla, Missouri; and numerous relatives in Texas County.
Visitation will be held Thursday, December 13, 2012, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Wilson Brim-Daniel Funeral Home, Ash Grove, Missouri. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2012, at the funeral home. Burial will be at John’s Chapel Fundamentalist Methodist Church Cemetery, Ash Grove.
Memorial donations on Jon’s behalf may be made to the Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD) Foundation, P.O. Box 5312, Akron OH 44334.