FARISH A. JENKINS

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JENKINS--Farish A. Jr., on Sunday, November 11, 2012, of Arlington, MA, South Eaton, NH, formerly of Belmont, MA. Husband of Eleanor Tracy Jenkins; loving father of Henry Edgar Jenkins III (Susan) and Katherine Temperance Jenkins Leeds (Jared); brother of Henry Edgar Jenkins, II of Sausalito, CA and the late Andrews Dimon Jenkins. Also survived by two granddaughters, Virginia and Sarah Jenkins. A memorial service will be held at 2:30pm Saturday, December 1, 2012 at the Memorial Church, One Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Farish A. Jenkins, Jr. Fund - to support the field work of students in evolutionary biology; c/o The Museum of Comparative Zoology 26 Oxford Street, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138; or Focus on Tanzanian Communities, c/o Thomson Safaris, 14 Mount Auburn Street, Watertown, MA 02472. Info@fotzc.org

Published in The New York Times on Nov. 18, 2012