Kathryn Marcile Jenkins
Kathryn Marcile Jenkins

VAN WERT, Ohio — Kathryn Marcile Jenkins, 96, of Van Wert, died at 4:12 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at VanCrest Health Care Center, Van Wert.

She was born May 5, 1917, in Grover Hill, Ohio, to the late Belva (Sherry) and Lee M. Ross.

Her husband, Clifford James Jenkins, died Oct. 18, 1992. They were married June 25, 1935.


Survivors include sisters: Doris Jean (Robert) Long of Middle Point, Ohio, and Ruth Marie Crone of Grover Hill, grandson: Bret (Melissa) Lewis of Van Wert, and great-grandchildren: Jordan Nicole Brown and Hayley D. Brown.

She was preceded in death by her children: Jimmie Lee Jenkins and Judith A. Lewis, granddaughter: Dawn Renee Brown Endicott and a brother: Lee McKinley Ross, Jr.

Services will follow at a later date.