Donna E. Jenkins, 76

OSWEGO, NY – Donna E. Jenkins, 76, of Oswego, passed away Tuesday evening Nov. 10, 2015, at her home.

She was born in Manchester, Conn., and was the daughter of Kathleen Bingham Harris and the late William Gordon.

She had been employed for many years as a home health care worker in the Oswego area.

Donna was a person who embraced the positive side of life with every person that she knew or came in contact with.

She was known as a kind and gentle soul who brought out the best in every person she encountered; she will be greatly missed.

She is survived by her mother, Kathleen Harris of Oswego; two sons, Russell
(Dominique) Cowles of Oswego and Gerald Jenkins of Aurora, Colo.; one brother, Robert J. (Martha Julia) Harris of Skaneateles; one sister, Theresa Freeman of Berkley, Calif.; two grandchildren; one niece and three nephews; one grand-niece and one grand-nephew.

Service will be private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.