May 16, 1929 ~ December 16, 2011
Robert Lloyd Jenks, 82, passed away Dec. 16, 2011. Survived by his wife, Arlene Jenks; daughters, Dianne Register, Sylvia Horrocks, Patti Bohanan, and Robyn Hess; sisters, Dorrice Wallis and Marjorie Anthony; 19 grandchildren; and 27 great-grandchildren. Born to Lloyd and Mabel Jenks on May 16, 1929, in Ithaca, N.Y. Both parents preceded him in death.
Over the course of his life he worked as a 4-H agent, at the Bureau of Land Management, Fairbanks Land Office, New York Life Insurance, Doyon Land Department, Interior Village Association, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, and as a self-employed land consultant. He enjoyed the state of Alaska, flying, singing, traveling, current events, and his grandchildren. He was a member of the AOPA and NRA.
Service, noon Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1411 Fortino Blvd. His burial is expected to be in June 2012, in Delta, Jct., Alaska. In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Habitat for Humanity, (www.habitat.org)