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Wallace E. Jenkins

August 26, 1931 ~ January 5, 2018 (age 86)
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Wallace E. Jenkins

 Age 86, passed away suddenly on Friday, January 5, 2018 at Bethany Manor in Horseheads, NY with his family by his side.  Wallace was the son of Gordon and Dorothy (Woods) Jenkins.   Wallace was predeceased by his loving wife, Lena May Jenkins; brothers, Gary Fleming, Dale Jenkins, Lewis Lavern Jenkins; sister-in- law, Andrea Fleming; brother- in-law, Carl Bauman; and stepson, Richard Jenkins, Sr.  Wallace is survived by step children, Carl (Donna) Jenkins Sr., Elaine(Don) Lilly, Donald Jenkins, Patricia Mathews, Tina Mathews, Thomas Jenkins; sister, Betty Jenkins; brothers, Buck Fleming and David Fleming; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-five great grandchildren.   He enjoyed helping others whenever he could and was retired from the United States Navy and Air Force.  FRIENDS MAY CALL AT THE BAKER FAMILY FUNERAL HOME ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 11, 2018 FROM 2:00PM TO 4:00PM. A MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL WILL BE HELD IN SAINTS PETER & PAUL’S CHURCH 556 ST. JOSEPH'S BLVD.  ELMIRA, ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 12, AT 1:00PM. REVEREND SCOTT KUBINSKI CELEBRANT. INTERMENT OF WALLACE’S ASHES WILL FOLLOW IN WOODLAWN NATIONAL CEMETERY, ELMIRA. Following the Burial the family invites you to join them at the America Legion at 316 Lake Street Elmira, NY for a Celebration of his life.



 Service Information

Calling Hours
January 11, 2018

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Baker Family Funeral Home
640 W. Gray St
Elmira, NY 14905

Mass of Christian Burial
January 12, 2018

1:00 PM
SS. Peter & Paul's Church
161 High St.
Elmira, NY 14901

January 12, 2018

2:00 PM
Woodlawn National Cemetery
Davis St
Elmira, NY 14901

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