Donald E. "Don" Jennings
Residence: Fort Myers, Florida (Monticello, Indiana)
Died: Monday, January 28, 2019
Location: Hope Hospice Center in Cape Coral, Florida
 
 
Age: 86
Date of Birth: Tuesday, January 10, 1933
Birth place: Monticello, Indiana
Branch: Army
 
Father: Walter Jennings  
Mother: Ehtel ( Schultz ) Jennings  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: Don had lived most all his life in the Monticello, Indiana, area, and wintered in Fort Myers, Florida
Funeral Date: Thursday, February 07, 2019
Funeral Location: 12:00 (noon), Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the St. James Lutheran Church, 110 N. Kenton Street, Reynolds, Indiana, 47980. *** Weather Permitting****
Clergy: Rev. Charles Blakey of the St. James Lutheran Church of Reynolds, Indiana.
Burial will take place: A Private Family burial will be at the St. James Lutheran Cemetery in rural Reynolds, Indiana, at a late time and date when it warms up.
Visitation will be: Gathering of Family and Friends will be from 11:00 a.m., to 12:00 (noon), Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the St. James Lutheran Church, 110 N. Kenton Street, Reynolds, Indiana, 47980.
Biographical Information: Don had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, area most all his life and was a 1951 graduate of Monticello High School of Monticello, Indiana. He had worked for NIPSCO (Northern Indiana Public Service Company), for numerous years, retiring in 1990. After his retirement, Don and Nancy, owned and operate at Yogurt shop in Monticello, Indiana, for several years. He was a United States Army Veteran. Don was a member of the St. James Lutheran Church of Reynolds, Indiana.
Special Services: Full Military Rites by the Monticello Veterans Honor Guard of Monticello, Indiana, will begin at 12:00 (noon), Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the St. James Lutheran Church, 110 N. Kenton Street, Reynolds, Indiana, 47980.
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the wishes of the Donor. Envelopes will be available at the church.
Marriage Information: In 1954, he married J. Marlene Moore; she is deceased. Then on a very cold December 15, 1989, in Monticello, Indiana, he married Nancy J. (Irelan) Perry; she survives.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Nancy J. (Perry) Jennings of Fort Myers, Florida (Monticello, Indiana);

Six (6) Children,
Steve (wife Linda) Jennings,
Trina (husband John) Ersoy,
Mark (wife Sherry) Jennings,
Vincent Perry,
Renee (husband Kevin) Taulbee, and
John (wife Jamie) Perry;

Eleven (11) Grandchildren,
Jonathan (wife Stefanie) Jennings,
Patrick (wife Maureen) Jennings,
Angela (companion Tim Snow) Jennings,
Tiffany Broines,
Aaron (wife Melissa) Ersoy,
Kristin Ersoy,
Clark (wife Amy) Jennings,
Joseph Perry,
Elyse Perry,
Julie Peterson,, and
Edison Perry;

Seven (7) Great Grandchildren,
William Jennings,
Lilian Jennings,
Jordan Broines,
Ellie Ersoy,
James Dahm,
Eden Dahm, and
Blaire Peterson;

Two (2) Siblings,
Zelda Jennings, and
Ralph (wife Linda) Jennings;

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces, Great Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends;

Special Friends,
Ed and Becky Jackson, and
Christina and Michelle Perry.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Walter and Ethel (Schultz) Jennings;

First Wife,
J. Marlene (Moore) Jennings;

Three (3) Siblings,
Ruth Dahlenberg,
Shirley Jennings, and
Fred Jennings.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.