Mailroom's 'Earl' Jenkins Dies at 61

Mailroom's 'Earl' Jenkins Dies at 61

A memorial service was held on Feb. 7 at the George L. Doherty Funeral Home in Somerville for William "Earl" Jenkins, who had worked for Boston College Mail Services since 1975. Mr. Jenkins died on Feb. 3 at the age of 61.

A native of Cambridge, Mr. Jenkins first joined the University in 1969 as a custodian after working for a food distribution company for four years. He planned to retire this April when he turned 62, according to a coworker.

Mr. Jenkins is survived by his daughters, Jo-Ann Josefsson and Diane Jenkins; a son, John; and a sister, Joan Andrews.


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