Dorothy R. Jenkins, 89, a resident of Scranton, formerly of Moscow and formerly of the Paupack area, died late Wednesday night, January 2, 2013 in the Hospice Community Care, Dunmore. She was the widow of Kenneth Jenkins who died October 16, 1980.
She was born in Scranton, the 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. Prior to retirement she was employed by Consolidated Molded Products.
She enjoyed summers at their cottage at Lake Sheridan.
Surviving is a granddaughter, Stephanie Box, Brooklyn, NY.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret "Peggy" Box, who died July 18, 2000; a sister Helen Martin; a nephew Christopher Martin.
The funeral services and interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to the First Presbyterian Church, 108 Maple Street, Elmhurst Twosnhip, PA 18444.
www.millerbeanfh.com for additional funeral information, directions, or to submit an online condolence card.
Dorothy R. Jenkins
Jan 7, 2013 at 5:09 PM Jan 7, 2013 at 5:09 PM