Bernadette J. Jenkinson, 95

Bernadette J. Jenkinson


Bernadette J. Jenkinson, 95 died on September 25, 2016.

She was born on July 31, 1921 as Bernadette J. Smith and lived in Fanwood, NJ, attended St. Bernard’s grammar school in Plainfield and graduated from Scotch Plains High School.

Bernadette worked for Howell Electric Company for 25 years in the shipping department.

Upon retirement she spent 25 years living in Califon with her son Robert and was a member of the Califon Historical Society and St. John Newman Catholic church.

For the past 2 years she lived with her daughter in Mount Arlington, NJ where she passed away.

Bernadette is survived by her Daughter Janet Grant of Mount Arlington a son Robert Jenkinson of Long Valley and a son Henry Jenkinson of Neshanic Station, NJ, her 6 grandchildren, David, Danielle, Henry, L.B., Maxwell and Laura and 4 great grandchildren, and numerous nephews and nieces.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday September 30, 2016 at 10:00AM in the Coughlin Funeral Home 15 Academy Street Califon, NJ 07830. Calling Hours will be on Thursday from 7:00 until 9:00PM. Interment will be private