Phoebe M. Jenkins

Posted April 28, 2014, at 6:07 p.m.

ASHLAND – Phoebe M. Jenkins, 98, died April 27, 2014, at the Presque Isle Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. She was born March 27, 1916, in Ashland, one of 12 children of Henry and Rose (Theriault) Beaulier.

The family wishes to acknowledge the staff of Presque Isle Rehab and Nursing Center who provided a warm and caring atmosphere in which Phoebe enjoyed on a daily basis.

She is survived by one son, James Jenkins and his wife, Wanda of Bedford, NH; one daughter, Joyce Dow and her husband, Donald of Millinocket; six grandchildren, Christopher Jenkins, Stephanie Dow, Corinna Jenkins Tucker, Donnie Dow, Damian Dow and Daniel Jenkins; 12 great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Catherine Lee, Shirley Bushey and Judy Carpentier. She was predeceased by: her husband of 57 years, Delmar Jenkins in 1999; four sisters, Jessie, Amanda, Pauline, and Mabel; and four brothers, Joseph, Bill, George, Alfred and John.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at St. Marks Catholic Church, Ashland. Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial will be in the spring in the parish cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Lajoie Funeral Home-Ashland, 114 Exchange St., Ashland. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Phoebe’s name may be made to: St. Mark Cemetery Care, PO Box 625, Caribou, ME 04736, or Ladies Sodality-Ashland, PO Box 128, Ashland, ME 04732. To share condolences online, please visit www.LajoieFuneralHome.com

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