Dorothy R. Jenkins

Dorothy R. Jenkins, 89, a resident of Scranton, formerly of Moscow and the Paupack area, died late Wednesday at Hospice Community Care, Dunmore. She was the widow of Kenneth Jenkins, who died Oct. 16, 1980.

Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Leo and Helen Miller Getz, she was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School and a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Elmhurst. Before retirement, she was employed by Consolidated Molded Products.

She enjoyed summers at their cottage at Lake Sheridan.

She is survived by a granddaughter, Stephanie Box, Brooklyn, N.Y.

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret "Peggy" Box, on July 18, 2000; a sister, Helen Martin; and a nephew, Christopher Martin.

Funeral services and interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 108 Maple St., Elmhurst Twp., PA 18444. Go to www.millerbean for additional funeral information, directions or to submit an online condolence card.

Published in Scranton Times on Jan. 5, 2013