ATCHISON, Kan. Kenneth Richard Jenkins, 77, of Atchison, died Jan. 7, 2020, at Mosaic Life Care, in St. Joseph.

Kenneth was born on Jan. 17, 1942, in Atchison, to Kenneth and Anna (Pike) Jenkins.

He married Beverly Suharto, on Feb. 15, 1961; she survives at the home.

Kenneth enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating and camping. Kenny also enjoyed going to his friend Burts house from 5 to 7 p.m. every day.

Kenneth is survived by: his wife; sons, Todd (Shannon) Jenkins, Atchison, and Thad (Robin) Jenkins, St. Joseph; daughter, Teresa (Samuel) Abbott, Kansas City, Missouri; and a sister, Ginger Grider, Halstead, Kansas.

He is preceded into death by: his parents; and granddaughter, Jessica Ann Jenkins.

Mr. Jenkins has been cremated and no funeral services are planned.

Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.

Friends can leave condolences for the family at beckerdyer@sbcglobal.net. As published in the Atchison Globe.

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