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 Leretta <I>Jenkins</I> Jenson

Leretta Jenkins Jenson

Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 13 Jun 1990 (aged 91)
Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Burial Midvale, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Plot B, 6, 6
Memorial ID 64806 · View Source
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The Deseret News
June 15, 1990
page G24

Leretta Jenson, age 91, our beloved mother and grandmother, died June 13, 1990.

She was born September 19, 1898 in Midvale, Utah to Ralph and Mary Morrow Jenkins. Leretta married Carl C. Jenson in the Salt Lake LDS Temple on December 22, 1920. Carl preceded her in death June 3, 1965. Leretta was an active member of the LDS Church serving as Relief Society President, as well as a counselor and teacher in the Primary and enjoyed doing temple work. She belonged to the Midvale Community Club, the Glover Camp of the DUP, served on the South Salt Lake County Board and was a member of the Jenkins Cousins Club.

Survived by two sons, Ross Jenson and wife, Pat, Midvale; K. Dean Jenson and wife, Barbara, Sandy; 12 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three daughters and two sons, Lorene, Lorraine, Edith Wright, Elmer and Lavere; one great grandchild, Allison Pendley; two sisters and one brother.

Funeral services will be held Monday, June 18, 1990, at 11 a.m., in the Midvale 4th LDS Ward Chapel 75 Olympus St., Midvale. Friends may call at Goff Mortuary 8090 So. State Sunday 6-8 p.m. and Monday at the church one hour prior to services. Interment, Midvale City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the American Heart Association, Utah Affiliate, 645 E. 400 So. Salt Lake City, Utah 84102.

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