Michael Jenkins

Jenkins, Michael T.
Michael Thomas Jenkins (Hawk) A life-long resident of Greenwich, Tom died suddenly on Saturday, February 10, in Palm Harbor, Florida. Born on December 13, 1947 in Greenwich, Connecticut to Helen Patricia Jenkins and Benjamin Jenkins, he attended St. Roch's Grammar School and St. Mary High School. Tom worked for the Town of Greenwich Parks and Recreation Department for 36 years before retiring to Florida in May, 2012. He was predeceased by his son, Michael and is survived by his wife, Carol Marino Jenkins, his brother, Richard Jenkins (Mary), and niece, Elizabeth Jenkins, his niece Barbara Marino McCown, his nephews, Greg and Frank Marino and many dear cousins and friends. Tom loved baseball, golf, making meatballs, his family and hosting his annual "Jenkins Cookouts," and will be missed by so many who loved him. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary Roman Catholic Church at 178 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT, at 11:30 am on Saturday, March 9. Internment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made in Tom's memory to The Michael T. Jenkins II Scholarship Fund at Mitchell College, Advancement Office, 437 Pequot Avenue, New London, Ct. 06320.

Published in GreenwichTime from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2013