Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Loyal J. Jenkinson (May 10, 2014)

Loyal J. Jenkinson age 94, of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 3:55 A.M. on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. Loyal was born October 15, 1919 in Darke County, Ohio to the late George H. & Zona (Teegarden) Jenkinson.

Loyal is survived by a daughter & son-in-law, Sandra Lee & Richard Gardner of Sun City West, Arizona; grandchildren, Michael Gardner, Jennifer Elias and Susan Aurand; and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Loyal is also preceded in death by his wife, Kathryn E. (Riegle) Jenkinson on July 29, 2011 whom he married April 20, 1939; and a brother, Abram T. Jenkinson.

Loyal served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired in 1981 from Detroit Tap & Tool where he was a machinist for 32 years.

A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family with burial following in Teegarden Cemetery, Ansonia, Ohio. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com