[ Post Response ] [ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Jenkins, Walter 1878-1953


Posted By: Ken Johnson (email)
Date: 5/5/2005 at 21:23:18

Thursday, 8 October 1953, Guttenberg Press, p1, c1:


Funeral services were held on Monday from the Tuecke Funeral Home for Walter Jenkins, 75, native of Garnavillo, who died at a Dubuque hospital following a short illness last Saturday.

The services were conducted by Rev. E. J. Starr, pastor of the Guttenberg Methodist church and burial was in the Guttenberg City cemetery. Pallbearers were Larry Boge, Homer Dahlman, John Haupert and Leland Phelps.

Mr. Jenkins was born in Garnavillo May 21, 1878, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Horace G. Jenkins. For many years he had made his home here and until just before his death had operated a service station.

On June 16, 1951, he married Alice Brandenburg, who survives. In addition to Mrs. Jenkins, Mr. Jenkins is survived by four step-daughters, Mrs. Larry Boge and Mrs. John Haupert of Dubuque, Mrs. Homer Dahlman of Epworth and Mrs. Leland Phelps of Colesburg.

Also surviving are thirteen step-grandchildren and a brother, C. B. Jenkins of Dubuque.


Clayton Obituaries maintained by Sharyl Ferrall.
WebBBS 4.33 Genealogy Modification Package by WebJourneymen


Post Response

Your Name:
E-Mail Address:
Deceased Name:
One Obituary per submission please! Non-Obituaries will be deleted!
Please include the source of the Obituary.

If you'd like to include a link to another page with your message,
please provide both the URL address and the title of the page:

Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:

If you'd like e-mail notification of responses, please check this box:

Verification Test: Please type the two letters
before submission   (helps stop automated spam):  



[ Post Response ] [ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]