Jewel Dean Mlynek
December 13, 1937 – July 5, 2019
Jewel Mlynek, 81 died on July 5, 2019 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
Born December 13, 1937 in Eloy, AZ and raised in Tacoma, WA, she was a Las Vegas resident since 1990. She spent a 30 year odyssey as an Air Force wife and homemaker. During that time she volunteered her time and talents to many worthwhile causes including scouting, Red Cross, Family Services, Officers Wife Club and her personal favorite, thrift shops. She worked at the Nellis Thrift Shop for over 20 years. And several years with the Las Vegas Assistance League. She was active in her church as a longtime member of the Lady’s Guild, a presenter at marriage preparation classes and chaperone for the teen group. She is survived by her husband, Phillip of 61 years, three children, Michael of California, Christina of Texas and Lori of South Carolina. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Alzheimer’s Association is requested. The family is grateful to the staff of Desert View Senior Living & Memory Care for their care & compassion.
- Visitation Wednesday, July 10, 2019
- Funeral Service Thursday, July 11, 2019