Carolyn R. Jenkins
WESTERVILLE — Carolyn R. Jenkins, 69, died suddenly Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008, at St. Ann’s Hospital.
She was born June 29, 1939, in Columbus to the late Dorville and Danzelle (Lough) Rader. A graduate of Linden McKinley High School in 1956, she moved to Galena in 1991. She worked with the department of transportation for Columbus City Schools.
She is survived by her high school sweetheart of 52 years, John Jenkins; children, Jana (Charles) Zaffini, Julie (Glen) Zehr and Jack (Cheri) Jenkins; 14 grandchildren; sisters, Gerry (Bob) Haines and Barb (Dick) Troutman; many dear friends, neighbors, and church family, as well as pets, P.J. and Cali.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death a brother, Ed Rader.
Friends may call Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Sunbury Christian Church, 250 Rainbow Ave., Sunbury, where funeral services will be Saturday at 2:30 p.m., with Pastor Mike Bratten officiating. Burial will follow in Berkshire Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury.
Memorial contributions can be made to her church building fund. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.