Jenkins Funeral Chapel invites you to browse the obituaries and leave a comment and celebrate the lives of those we have lost.

Eugene Edward Schmidtke

May 26, 2020
Eugene Edward Schmidtke (Gene), age 90. Born April 18, 1930 in Wausau, Wisconsin. Passed away May 21, 2020. Beloved husband for 66 years of Joyce (nee Jung). Loving and devoted father of Mark (Denise), Dean (Carol), and Laur…Read More

Priscilla Szekeress

May 26, 2020
Priscilla E. Szekeress of Rocky River, Ohio passed away peacefully on May 22, 2020 at 101 years.Beloved “Auntie Piri” ofAnne Marie (Tom) Messerall, Columbus, OH; Gary (Laura) Miklos, Sacramento, CA; Kathy (Dennis)…Read More

Marie Friedl Henry

May 19, 2020
Marie H. Friedl Henry, age 104 , beloved wife of the late William (Bill) and John Henry. Loving mother of Bill (dec.) and Kathy Friedl. Dear sister of the late John Kopp, Nell Rupp, and Bette Van Dalen. Devoted aunt of Gail (…Read More

Prudence E. Heritage

May 18, 2020
Prudence E. Heritage, (nee Bamer), age 76, beloved wife of Wayne A Heritage, mother of Scott and Holly, sister of Jonathon Bamer, Gregory Bamer, Laura Bamer and the late Richard Bamer,  Grandmother of Kyle, Carly, and Al…Read More

Eldred Albert Gentry Jr.

May 15, 2020
Eldred Albert Gentry Jr, born Nov 7 1920 Jamestown, NY died May 14 2020 Rocky River, OH. Retired attorney Gentry & Gentry Co., LPA, graduate of Fenn College (now Cleveland State University) School of Engineering, graduate…Read More

Rosalie Hilmida Oldrieve

May 12, 2020
On November 15th, 1955, Rosalie and Robert Oldrieve welcomed Robin Elizabeth into the world and thus was born the “3Rs” family – as in, what teachers of that era would describe as Reading, Writing, and Arith…Read More

James H. ("Skip") Gianfagna

May 08, 2020
James Holland Gianfagna (“Skip”), age 76. Born September 2, 1943 in Washington, DC. Passed away May 2, 2020 at his home in Westlake, surrounded by his loving family. Beloved life partner and husband of 38 years o…Read More

Helen Rae Campana

May 05, 2020
Helen Rae Campana (nee Todd), 91 of Westlake passed away peacefully on May 2, 2020. Beloved wife of the late William J. Campana, Sr. Loving mother of William J. Jr., Corey (Molly), James R., Cathie (Campana) Murphy, Peggy L…Read More

Thomas M. Simon

May 04, 2020
   Thomas M. Simon, 71, passed away at his home on Sunday, May 3, 2020, after a valiant battle with glioblastoma.  Tom was born June 29, 1948, in Peoria, IL, the first of eight children.  His parents, Thom…Read More

Janice Carol Corby

May 01, 2020
Janice Carol Corby (nee Walters) 69, passed away peacefully on April 29 after a short battle with COVID-19. Beloved mother of John Corby (deceased), Frances Roy (Dennis), Teresa Meadows (Gary), and Jesse Corby (Tarrissa). Lov…Read More

Beverly A Walker

April 21, 2020
Beverly A. Walker (nee Benedik). Born January 26, 1949 in Cleveland, Ohio.  Daughter of the late Emil and Pauline Benedik.  Wife of Samuel H. Walker. Beverly Graduated from Westlake High School in 1967 and attended …Read More

James E. Coughlin

April 10, 2020
James "Jim" E. Coughlin of Westlake, OH passed away on April 8, 2020 at 81 years old. Born and raised in Cleveland, he was a Browns fan since they came into existence. He attended the 1964 NFL Championship game and always rem…Read More

Shirley Boyer

April 05, 2020
Shirley Boyer, longtime resident of North Royalton, Ohio, has gone to meet her beloved dogs at the Rainbow Bridge on April 4, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Charles and Aimee (Unger) Boyer. She leaves behind her siste…Read More

George W. Pordan

April 05, 2020
George W. Pordan, age 91, of Strongsville and formerly of Avon, OH.  Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Spacek). Loving father of Michael Pordan and William Pordan (Danica). Brother of the late Joe Pordan (June dec.) and de…Read More

Charlotte B. Kiss

April 01, 2020
Charlotte Kiss, age 96, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 29th, 2020 in the care of the loving staff at Concord Reserve in Westlake, Ohio.  Charlotte was born October 20th, 1923 in Hungary. She was a beautiful, i…Read More

Helen Ruth Nemec

March 31, 2020
Helen Ruth Nemec (nee Kirschner), just days away from her 102nd birthday, fell asleep in Jesus at Brooks House in Hiram, Ohio where she had resided since 2015. Helen was born on April 1, 1918 in Amherst, Ohio to parents, Ben …Read More

Kenneth Clyde Smith

March 30, 2020
Kenneth Clyde Smith (Smitty), 76, of Westlake Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at St. John’s Hospital after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. He leaves behind his wife, Judith (Cook) Smith of 56 years…Read More

Shirley M Hodgins

March 27, 2020
Shirley Marie was born on April 12, 1926 to Elmer and Vera Bimberg in Detroit, Michigan where shegrew up surrounded by a large extended family. Sadly in 1939 her only sibling, Lawrence, passed awayfrom kidney disease.In 1944,…Read More

Alma Lee Shull

March 26, 2020
Alma Lee Shull (Nee (Johnson) age 88, Beloved wife of the late Robert C. Shull. Dear mother of Deborah Kershaw (William), Roberta Woodman (Thomas), Susan Shull (Percy McDonald, MD), Mark Shull and Kevin Shull (Tracy). Loving …Read More

David W. Walter

March 19, 2020
David William Walter, age 90, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 10th at his home in Avon Lake Town Centre.  Beloved husband of the late Luella (nee Moore), proud father of Mark (Maryellen) Walter and Craig (Lisa) …Read More