Oct 11, 2013 7:39 PM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

Memorial service Saturday for fallen Navy pilot

A memorial service for a fallen local Navy pilot is set for Saturday.

Lieutenant Commander Landon Jones was killed while serving overseas.

A ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon at Lompoc Foursquare Church.

In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations for his children.

Jones was 35 years old. He died when his chopper crashed while landing on the Naval Destroyer deck.

He worked in Search and Rescue, combat missions, and he supported Special Force operations.



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