Kenyon "Kenny" Jenkins age 86, was born February 28, 1935 in Marion, Ohio. He passed away on Friday, July 30, 2021 after a brief illness. He is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years Catherine Jenkins, his parents, George & Hazel Jenkins, sisters, Edna, Mary and Alma Jenkins and Evelyn Makeever, brother, Ronald Jenkins, son, Dann Jenkins and grandson, Bryan Gates. He is preceded in death by his extended family, John H. (Catherine) Oehlers Jr. and Laura (Greg) Thacker. He is survived by sisters, Anne (Ed) Wolfe and Luella Market, sister-in-laws, Dixie Graf and Sherry (Al) Gibbs. He is survived by his children Carol Sekinger, Cheryl Wilkins, Ronda Jenkins, Reba Jenkins and Richard Jenkins. Special family members Darrell McCoy, Jason Bollinger, Jacob Coulter, Frankie Wyda. His grandchildren, Joshua Jenkins, Heather (Adam) Obenour, Joey and Timmy Sekinger, Jesse Andrews, Kelly Wilkins, Brandon, Brittany and Brice Gates, Sherilee (Chris) Herring, Tamika, John H. III and Kimberly Oehlers. He is also survived by numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A celebration of life, gathering for family and friends will be held on Saturday, August 7th, 2021 at 2 P.M. at the American Legion Post 401, 130 E. Marion Street, Caledonia. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Kenyon' s name to the American Legion Post 401 Auxiliary.