Joseph Reed Jenkinson(1932 - 2014)

Jenkinson Joseph Reed Jenkinson, 81, died February 4, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. He was born June 16, 1932 in Pomeroy, Ohio to the late William and Mildred (Cuckler) Jenkinson. He was a 1950 graduate of West H.S. and was employed with Jaeger Machine Company for 32 years and retired as a custodian from Grandview Schools. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, and tending to his vegetable garden. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, of 58 years, Betty. He is survived by children, Steve (Debby) Jenkinson, Jeff Jenkinson and Julie (Jack) Green; grandchildren, Amy (Patrick) Raymond, John (Krista) Jenkinson, Rachel Green, Mike (Misty) Logan and Kyle (Amanda) Rockhold; great-grandchildren, Maria, Erin, Carlee, Austin, Skylynn, and Liam; beloved dog, Lilly; longtime friend, Ralph "Bud" Wise; and other family and dear friends. Visitation will be held 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, February 9, 2014 and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday at the SCHOEDINGER HILLTOP CHAPEL, 3030 W. Broad St., Columbus, where the funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Monday. Interment will follow at Sunset Cemetery. Those who wish, in lieu of flowers, may make a donation to Mt. Carmel Hospice, C/O Mt. Carmel Foundation, 6150 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43213. Please visit to share memories or extend condolences.

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Schoedinger Funeral Home Hilltop Chapel
3030 West Broad Street Columbus, OH 43204
(614) 279-8675
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Feb. 7 to Feb. 8, 2014