Richard Alan Jenkins, MD

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Richard Alan Jenkins, MD, physician/anesthesiologist, of Holmes Beach, passed away May 22, 2017.

He was born January 15, 1952, in Dover, New Jersey. He attended Washington and Lee University in Lexington, VA, went to medical school at the University of Virginia, served his pediatrics residency in Pensacola, FL, and his anesthesia residency in Charlottesville, VA. Dr. Jenkins came to the Bradenton area in July of 1983 from Charlottesville and began his anesthesia practice here. He was also an avid scuba diver.

He is survived by his wife Ann; mother Betty Jenkins; children Richard Alan Jenkins, Jr. and Katherine Dunatov, Angela and Joseph DeJongh, Katie and Ronald Guillen, and Lisa and Jonathan DeGroat; brother Kevin Jenkins; sister Kathy Paxton; and five grandchildren Parker, Maggie, Samantha, Harmsen, and Frank Henry.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to theĀ Wounded Warrior Project.