Ronald Jenkins, age 84, of Beaver Dam, died on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Golden Living Center - Continental Manor in Randolph.
Ronald was born on May 17, 1929 in Randolph, the son of Richard and Bertha (Yahmke) Jenkins. He graduated from Randolph High School in 1947. In January of 1951, Jack entered into service with the United States Army, until his discharge in December of 1952. Jack was united in marriage to Beverly Siedschlag on December 4, 1955, at the First Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam. They made their home in Beaver Dam, and she preceded him in death in October of 1996. Jack was employed with the Fox Lake Department of Corrections in the Records Department for many years. After retiring, he worked for Beckers Painting in Beaver Dam. Jack enjoyed woodworking, hunting and fishing. He was a member of the United Methodist Church of Randolph.
Jack is survived by his daughter, Wendy Jenkins of Beaver Dam, three grandchildren: Andrew Jenkins, Heather Jenkins, and Corey Jenkins, two great-grandsons, Zyler and Addler Jenkins, one brother, Sherwood Jenkins, sister, Donna Gossink, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Rory Jenkins, a brother, Dwain Jenkins, and his lady friend, Vera Reihbrandt.
Private Services will be held and inurnment will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Beaver Dam with Military Honors provided by American Legion Post 146 of Beaver Dam.