DAVENPORT — Edward N. Jenkins, 61, a resident of Davenport, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in Rock Island. Per his wishes, the rite of cremation has been accorded. A memorial service will be 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, at Adventure Christian Church, 6509 Northwest Blvd., Davenport. Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home assisted the family.
Edward Natan Jenkins was born Sept. 21, 1955, in Burlington, Iowa, the son of Edward Natan and Rosemarie (Fahrner) Jenkins. Edward was a heavy equipment operator working at Sivyer Steel and Blackhawk Foundry.
Edward is survived by his fiancée, Rhonda Kroeger; stepdaughter, Valerie Long, both of Davenport; his children Thomas Jenkins Sr., Clarinda, Iowa, Peggy Kuehl, Peoria, Edward Jenkins III, Clinton, and Tiffany Coss, Rock Island; sisters, Rose Kadera, Davenport, and Patricia Border, Blue Grass; and eight grandchildren.
Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Edward’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.