News and Tribune

April 8, 2013

Milton E. Jenney, 85; of Jeffersonville

— Funeral services for Milton E. Jenney, 85, of Jeffersonville, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 11, at the Charlestown Road Chapel of Kraft Funeral Service, with burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park. He died Monday, April 8, 2013, at Wedgewood Nursing Home in Clarksville.

He was born Oct. 9, 1927, in Jeffersonville to the late Charles and Dora Jenney. He graduated from Jeffersonville High School where he played basketball and football. He retired after 40 years from BF Goodrich in Louisville and was an  Army veteran of the Korean War. 

Survivors include his daughters Phyllis Huffman and her husband, Larry, and Laurie Huber and her husband, Danny; a brother, John Jenney; sisters, Margie Colvin and Betty Denton; his ex-wife, Melba Jenney; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. 

Visitation at the funeral home will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday.

The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the Susan G. Komen Foundation or VistaCare Hospice.

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