Joanne Theresa Jenkins

Joanne Theresa Jenkins (nee Logelin), 66, passed

away in Vancouver, B.C. on January 8, 2017, with

her family by her side. She was born in Trail, B.C.

on October 14, 1950 daughter to the late Joseph

and Anne Logelin. Joanne is survived by her

loving children Emily (Gary) and Ben; grandson

Sebastian; sister Brenda; brother Patrick (Gayle);

niece Veronica; and nephew Joseph. During her

career, Joanne was a passionate teacher and

obtained her master’s degree in special education

from the University of Oregon. She loved her

role as an educator and the opportunity that it

provided for her to serve others and optimize

children’s learning experiences. She will be

remembered for her loving nature, generosity

and quiet, yet determined strength. We love you

and will always carry you in our hearts. A funeral

service will be held on Friday January 20, 2017

at 5:00pm – Our Lady of Sorrows Parish, 555 Slocan

Street, Vancouver, B.C. In memory, please consider

donations to Covenant House Vancouver.


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