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Jennys, Harold H. Jr.

Harold W. Jennys U.S. Navy WWII
Harold W. Jennys U.S. Navy WWII


 
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Date of Birth: 6/3/1926
Died On: 11/3/2002 Last Residence: 19904 Dover, Kent, Delaware
Street Address: 138 Grandview Ave. Rye, NY
Service Number: unknown
Branch of Service: U.S. Navy-WWII

Veteran Code: USN-124


BIOGRAPHY
 
Harold W. Jennys was born in New York in 1926. In Rye his family lived at 138 Grandview Ave. Rye, NY . Harold enlisted and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

Enlistment Date 1: 22 Jun 1944 Release Date 1: 18 Oct 1946

Harold William Jennys Jr. of Dover died from internal cerebral hemorrhage Sunday, Nov. 3, 2002, in Christiana Hospital, Newark. He suffered from the bone marrow disease, MDS. He was 76.

Mr. Jennys was born June 3, 1926 in Rye, N.Y., son of the late Mary Norvell and Harold Jennys Sr. He attended the Avon Old Farm School and the Kent School for Boys. He also received technical training in New York City in photography and drafting.

He served in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Jennys spent several years at Xerox in his earlier years. In 1968, he went from independent consultant to job shopper, working as a design engineer. His hobbies were oil painting, gardening, woodworking, target shooting and hunting. Mr. Jennys was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Lois H. Jennys, Oct. 23 1995; and a sister, Shirley Scifries, in 2001. He is survived by his wife, Ella E. Everett of Camden; three children, Mark W. Jennys of Baltimore, the Rev David R. Jennys of Wanatan, Ind., and Cathy L. Heagy of Narvon, Pa.; a sister, Patricia Taylor of Sequim, Wash.; five stepchildren; four grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren. Services will be noon Thursday, Nov. 14, 2002, in Whatcoat United Methodist Church in Camden. The Rev. Jim Walz, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be private. Instead of flowers, contributions may be sent to Ronald McDonald House Charities, 1 Kroc Drive, Oak Brook, IL 6052
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