News From Terre Haute, Indiana

August 18, 2013

Delores A. Jenkins


---- — CLINTON — Delores A. Jenkins, 81, of Clinton, passed away at 4:28 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at Union Hospital, in Terre Haute. She was born Aug. 20, 1931, in Clinton, to Louis Tasso and Lucille Sanquenetti-Tasso. She was retired from Indiana Bell Telephone Company.   

She was a member of Christus Victor Lutheran Church in Terre Haute, and Delta Theta Tau Sorority in Clinton. She married Morris Jenkins on Sept. 16, 1951, and he survives.

She was preceded in death by her parents. Survivors include her husband, Morris Jenkins of Clinton; daughter, Terri Rendaci and her husband Robert of Clinton; granddaughter, Ann Marie Johnson and her husband Brett of Minneapolis; grandson, Adam Rendaci of Terre Haute; one great-granddaughter, Emilia Johnson of Minneapolis; brother, Louis Tasso Jr. of West Virginia; sister, Joann Tasso of Ohio; niece, Tia Litz and her husband Tim of Brownsburg; great-nieces, Tori and Haley; and great-nephew Josh Litz.

Private family services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013. Burial is in Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation is 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, Giovanini Funeral Home, 408 Vine St., in Clinton. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to V.N.A. Hospice, 800 8th. Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47804.  Envelopes available at funeral home. Online condolences can be made at: