COLUMBUS — Christopher “Chris” Jenkins, 68, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, after suffering a sudden heart attack, while working an antique fair at the Fairfield County Fairgrounds.
Chris was born Dec. 27, 1951, in Youngstown, the son of Monte and Monica Jenkins.
A graduate of Canfield High School, he later became a self-employed antique dealer. While residing in England, he became an avid soccer fan before returning to Ohio.
Chris is survived by his two stepbrothers, Ward and Erle Flad; and his cousins, Jim (Ruth) Anderson, Tom (Kathy) Anderson, Rich (Debbie) Anderson and Suzie (Floyd) Peterson.
A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Boardman-Canfield Chapel, where friends may call a half-hour prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Rescue Mission of Mahoning Valley, 962 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Youngstown, OH 44510.
Condolences may be sent at www.higgins-reardon.com.
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