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Alvin Wardel "Al" Jenkins, Jr.

June 1, 1938 - September 12, 2017

Chesapeake – Alvin W. “Al” Jenkins, Jr., 79, died September 12, 2017.  Al was born in Silver Springs, VA to the late Alvin and Vivian Harrison Jenkins.  He had worked as a carpenter for the Chesapeake Public Housing Authority.  Al enjoyed woodworking, watching NASCAR, and collecting die cast cars, especially the classics.  He was predeceased by his brother, Denis Jenkins.

Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 34 years, Margie Jenkins; children, Theresa Williams of NC, Connie Dillard of FL and Charles Wayne Jenkins of VA; sisters-in-law, Kay Janow (Doug) and Nancy Hamburger, of Chesapeake; brothers-in-law, G. Frank Falk (Susie) of VA Beach and Edward A. “Al” Falk (Joanne) of Chesapeake; nephew, Edward A. Falk II(Alex); niece, Bethany Romo Tepatzi; great neighbors; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and other family and friends.

The family will be celebrating Al’s life on Monday at 11:00 am at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Chesapeake with Pastor Dave Libengood officiating.  Express condolences to the family at

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Service Information

Date: Monday, September 18, 2017

Time: 11:00 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

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