Gayle Jenks, age 74, of Stanton, passed away at his home under the loving care of his family and Grace Hospice on Sunday, December 20, 2020.
Gayle proudly served his country during Vietnam as a member of the United States Army. He was a lifelong resident of the Sheridan and Stanton area and was retired from General Motors.
Surviving Gayle is his wife, Johanne; daughters, Melissa (Tim) Donley; Stacey (Randy) Baker; Penny (Nihim) Irish; Lori (Wayne) Sowles; son, Tony (Arya) Jenks; brothers, Allen (Linda) Jenks; Arlen Jenks (Jane Wittkopp); Dean (Pat) Jenks; Dan (Susie) Jenks; Greg (Louise) Jenks; Kevin (Nancy) Jenks; many grandchildren; and his former wife, Maro Jenks.
Gayle was preceded in death by his parents, Stanley & Lois (Rockafellow) Jenks and two sisters.
In honoring Gayle’s wishes no formal funeral ceremony will be held.
For those wanting to make a memorial donation the family suggests you send them to Grace Hospice in memory of Gayle.