Joseph "Joe" B. Jenkinson, 80, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on March 22, 2023, at Village Green Health Campus in Greenville.
Joseph was born on July 20, 1942, in Greenville, to the late Dwight Marion and Clarabel Lea (Miller) Jenkinson.
In addition to his parents, Joe was preceded in death by his sister Phyllis Arnett.
Joe graduated from Westmont High School in 1960. Following graduation, Joe served his country honorably in the United States Air Force. He worked at FRAM, retiring after more than 20 years. He was a simple man and lived a simple life. He loved his wife and family, and he will be sorely missed.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Wilma (Hollinger) Jenkinson, whom he married July 16, 1961; his son, Scott Jenkinson, and his children, Michael (Hope) Jenkinson and their family, Evie, Cole, Lyla, and Elisie, Stephanie (Gabe) Swallow, Jordan Jenkinson, and his son, Brian (Katie Knox) Jenkinson and his son Alston Jenkinson; and numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Joe's family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at the Village Green Health Campus. The care and compassion provided to Joe went above and beyond anything we could have imagined.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Tribute Funeral Homes is serving the family.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Darke County Humane Society located at 7053 State Route 49, Greenville, Ohio 45331.
Online condolences may be shared with Joe's family by visiting www.tributefuneralhomes.com.