David Jenkins

Died: April 11, 2014
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David Jenkins, 69, of Vestal, went to be with his Saviour, the Lord Jesus Christ, on April 11, 2014. After suffering from ALS for 3 years, he died peacefully at home, surrounded by his family. He is predeceased by his parents, Keith and Hilda Jenkins, and one brother, Peter Jenkins. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Priscilla (Little) Jenkins; daughters Rachel Jenkins and Amethyst (Shaun) Foland; granddaughters Syreeta and Annabelle; brothers John (Connie) Jenkins and Philip (Marj) Jenkins; nephews, nieces, cousins, and many dear friends. He was born in Bournemouth, England, and moved to Vestal in 1972. He retired from the US Postal Service in 2006. He enjoyed visiting family in England and was active in making Bible texts for missionary distribution in the Caribbean. The family wishes to thank Peggy & the Lourdes Hospice staff, and Dr. Jeremy Shefner and his staff at the ALS Clinic at University Health Care Center, Syracuse.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday 11 am from the Allen Memorial Home, 511-513 East Main Street, Endicott. Burial will be in Vestal Hills Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Allen Memorial Home Wednesday evening from 6-9 pm.

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Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Service Information

Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Time: 11:00 am

Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Vestal Hills Memorial Park Cemetery


3997 Old Vestal Road, Vestal, NY, 13850

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Died: April 11, 2014

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Frances Brown posted on 4/19/14

Dear Priscilla, Rachel & Amethyst & family. My thoughts & prayers have been with you, as you laid your loved one to rest---waiting for the Shout.. What a joy to know he is out of pain & suffering. It was so good to have seen you a few years ago at Grandpa Fulwell's funeral. My you feel His presence near---& His arms enfolding you as you adjust to a new life. ."Underneath are the everlasting arms" "Precious in the sight of the Lord, is the death of His saints'--Psa:. 116;15 With Love & prayers to you all.. Your sister in Christ., Frances Brown.