September 14, 2022
Tim Allen Jenkins, age 61, of Marysville, died unexpectedly Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at his home. He was a longtime associate of American Pan Company in Urbana where he worked as a press operator. A veteran of the United States Army, he graduate from Urbana High School in 1980. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing, camping and boating. Tim was known for his funny story telling and creative reminiscing. Above all, he adored his six grandchildren. He was born November 14, 1961 in Champaign County. He was preceded in death by his mother Betty Thompson Jenkins, his brother, Joseph Jenkins and a son-in-law, Clifford “Jay” Jackson. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Karen S. VanHorn Jenkins; his son, Sean (Lucille) Jenkins of Marysville; his daughter, Sylvia Jackson of Malta; his father, Harold Jenkins of Russells Point; his grandchildren, JayLynn, Adam, Kayden, Serenity, Kayne and Alekzander; his brother, Roger (Penny Fitzpatrick) Jenkins; his sister, Shelly Jenkins; a brother-in-law, Timothy (Freda) VanHorn; and many nephews and nieces and other relatives. The family will receive friends 10 a.m. to 12 noon Monday, September 19, 2022 at Underwood Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow at 1 p.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Mutual. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.underwoodfuneralhome.com.