Jan 09, 2020 2:24 AM

Kenneth Richard Jenkins 1942 - 2020

Posted Jan 09, 2020 2:24 AM

Kenneth Richard Jenkins, 77, of Atchison, KS, died January 7, 2020, at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph, MO.

Mr. Jenkins has been cremated and no funeral services are planned. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Friends can leave condolences for the family at [email protected]

Kenneth was born on January 17, 1942 in Atchison, KS to Kenneth and Anna (Pike) Jenkins. He married Beverly Suharto on February 15, 1961, and she survives at the home. Kenneth enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating and camping. Kenny also enjoyed going to his friend Burt’s house from 5 to 7pm every day.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, sons, Todd (Shannon) Jenkins, Atchison, KS, Thad (Robin) Jenkins, St. Joseph, MO, daughter, Teresa (Samuel) Abbott, Kansas City, MO and a sister, Ginger Grider, Halstead, KS. He is preceded into death by his parents and granddaughter Jessica Ann Jenkins.

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Stephanie Marie Otwell  1962 - 2020

Stephanie Marie Otwell, 57, of St. Joseph, passed away Wednesday January 8, 2020 at her home in St. Joseph.

She was born April 17, 1962 in St. Joseph, Missouri daughter of Frances & Robert Dittemore. Stephanie attended Benton High School. Most recently she worked at All American Cab as a Dispatcher. Her hobbies included watching racing and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.. She was a member of Lighthouse Church in Fillmore.

Stephanie was preceded in death by her father, Robert S. Dittemore, Sr., mother, Frances (Burke) Cox, step-father, Glen Cox, sisters, Kathleen Homan, and Carolatta Townsand.

She is survived by son, Brad (Jennifer) Dittemore of St. Joseph, brother, Jim (Julie) Pierce of St. Joseph, brother, Robert Dittemore, Jr. of St. Joseph, grandchildren, Schyler (Jessica) and Mariah, great-grandchildren, Naomi Berry, Bailey Berry, Levi Parker, Hunter Parker, Veronica Arrendoe and Allie Arrendoe and several nieces and nephews.

She will be cremated under the direction of the Rupp Funeral Home. Inurnment to take place at a later date.