Raymond W.'s Story
Raymond W. Jenkins, 95, of Haverhill, passed away on Tuesday, July 12, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.
He was born in Bradford on January 3, 1921, the son of the late Melvin and Ethel (Mortimer) Jenkins.
He was predeceased by his wife, Alice H. (Brightman) Jenkins, who passed away in 1995.
He is survived by his sons, David W. Jenkins and his wife, Maryann of North Andover, Douglas E. Jenkins of Methuen, Daniel S. Jenkins of Danville, N.H., and Dennis V. Jenkins and his wife, Yvonne of Arizona City, Ariz.; two brothers, Roscoe Jenkins of Haverhill and Stuart Jenkins of North Carolina; seven grandchildren, Tiana, Talissa, Amanda, Daniel, Allyse, Nathan and Alex; his caregiver Polly Jutras, several nieces, nephews and longtime friend his cat, Boo.
Calling hours were held on Monday, July 18, at the H.L. Farmer and Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St. Haverhill. Graveside services with military honors were held on Tuesday, July 19, in Elmwood Cemetery, Bradford. In lieu of flowers, Contributions in his memory may be made to Haverhill Veterans Housing, 65 Cedar St., Haverhill, MA 01830.
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Published on  July 21, 2016