In Memoriam: David Jenkins ‘61

The Rev. Dr. David P. Jenkins, Class of 1961, died April 18, 2018 in Pompano Beach, FL at the age of 82. Canonically resident in Albany, Jenkins was Pastor Emeritus of All Saints Episcopal Church in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Born October 3, 1935, in South Weymouth, Mass., Jenkins was ordained in 1961 and served parishes in Rhode Island, upstate New York, the Windward Islands and most recently at All Saints in Ft. Lauderdale. Between 1970 and 1991, he also worked in the Division of Student Affairs at the University at Albany.

Jenkins is survived by his brother Alexander Jenkins III (Judy); nephews, Alexander Tuxbury Jenkins and Charles Jenkins; niece Edith Callaghan; great-nieces, great-nephews, extended family and many friends.

The Mass of Resurrection was celebrated Sunday, May 13, in All Saints Episcopal Church, 333 Tarpon Drive, Ft. Lauderdale. Internment will be at St. Paul’s in Portsmouth, R.I. on July 27 at 2 p.m. Please visit to leave a message of condolence for the family.