HERKIMER - Ms. Rose Mary Jenkins, 77 of
Rose was born on April 28th, 1942, in
Rose was devoted to her church and school – St. Francis de Sales where she worked as a teacher’s aide for over 27 years. She enjoyed spending time working in her flower gardens, taking long walks around Herkimer with friends, and spending time with her friends and family – especially her grandchildren.
Rose is survived by her two children, James R. Jenkins Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Audubon, PA and Jonathan M. Jenkins and his wife, Ellen, of Oneida; three grandchildren, Alyssa and Zachary Jenkins and Haven Jenkins; her brothers, Arthur Schumacher, of Nichols, George Schumacher and John Schumacher; and sister, Paulette Kucinski, all of Owego; as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws. She also had many close friends from her neighborhood that she formed a close bond with. She was predeceased by her brother, Bernie Schumacher.
Funeral services will be Monday, August 5th with calling hours from 9:30-10:30AM at Enea Family Funeral Home,
In lieu of flowers, donations in Rose’s memory may be considered to the St. Francis de
An online memorial page has been established in her memory at www.eneafamily.com. The Funeral Directors assisting the family are Harry J. & Kevin E. Enea and Martin L. Ciaccia (315) 866-1011.